Latest Posts

More
Industry News

Molson Canadian Free Beer Facebook Scam

Unfortunately there is no Molson Canadian Facebook Contest or Giveaway for Free Beer – Sorry, eh!

Beer Banter

QUIZ: What’s your beer name?

Discover your beer name with this quiz. If you love your new name, tag us on social (@justbeerapp)!

Pub Talk

I Tried Beer Yoga

Do you drink while striking your best Warrior Pose? Do you get to drink beer after the class is over? Is this some cruel ploy to get me to exercise? The answer, it turns out, is yes to all three.

Beer Banter

Free Beer Images and Photography (for Commercial Use)

Free for use on your website and print collateral. Free for use on your social accounts. Yup…100% FREE. If you’re looking for beer stock photography, royalty-free brewing images, creative commons beer event graphics, and/or public domain pouring photos, this resource was made for you…

Recipes

More
Recipes

Home Brewing: How to Make Kombucha & Kombucha Beer/Ale


What is Kombucha, how do you make it, what does it have to do with beer, and why is this super food getting so popular? Everything you need to know about this fermented drink and it’s antioxidant-rich, probiotic qualities…

Recipes

9 Beer Float Ideas


If you need a new favorite summer treat, we have one that you will not be able to resist. Beer and ice cream are two things one craves on a hot summer day. So why not put them together? But before you go out and grab just any beer and any ice cream, learn what pairs well!

Recipes

The Organic Moscow Mule Cocktail


This refreshing summer cocktail using ginger beer and vodka is perfect for all those fantastic pool parties and summer BBQs.

Recipes

Beer Sangria Recipes


Beer cocktails are a fantastic way to incorporate beer to create tasty new adult beverages. Get ready for summer with these amazing beer sangria recipes!

Recipes

The Beer Maven’s Beer Beef Stew


What’s better than a regular beef stew? BEER BEEF STEW!

Beer Banter

VIDEO: Ketchup and Mayo Ice Cream


Dip your fries in this strange and delicious (?) recipe. #comfortfood

Tap into the local beer scene #DrinkLocal with JustBeer

Celebrating and supporting local beers and breweries is important. #DrinkLocal will keep you in touch with local beer culture and events.

  • Browse the local Beer map
  • Save a buck with deals & sales
  • Explore local breweries
  • Attend special events
  • Find places serving craft beer
  • Check out local beer news

Beer Banter

More
Beer Banter

What Should You Drink?


This questionnaire will let you know what to drink no matter what you’re doing tonight!

Industry News

More
Industry News

EVENTS at YYCBeerWeek 2018: Calgary’s Craft Beer Week

#YYCBeerWeek is back for it’s second year! Join beer lovers all around the great city of Calgary to celebrate our craft brewers and talented chefs all while giving back to the community. Great brews, delicious food, charity donations, good times and a sense of community is what this week is all about.

Industry News

Canadian Brewing Awards 2018: BC Breweries Brew Up Award Winners in Halifax

The 16th Annual Canadian Brewing Awards were held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on May 26, 2018 and as we all already know, BC brew doesn’t disappoint. British Columbia beer once came up big, with 52 awards including another win for Brewery of the Year!

Industry News

Attending the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival? View the App…

Get the JustBeer app for the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival interactive experience! #YEGBEERFEST JUNE 1 & 2, 2018. Official App of ABF

Random Terms

Vorlauf

Secondary Fermentation

Infusion Mash

Melanoidins

Apparent Attenuation

Nitrogen

Session Beer

Cold Break

Lager Yeast

JB University

More
Beers

Reinheitsgebot Day: Celebrate Pure Beer

Commonly known in English as “The German Beer Purity Act,” the Reinheitsgebot was signed in 1516 as a decree to maintain the quality of German beer.

Beers

Tour of German Beer Styles Part Five: Sour Ales

For hundred of years, the Reinheitsgebot restricted brewing. During this time many local styles disappeared. Recently, German brewers have started producing them again. Among these were many regional and sour ales, specifically Berliner Weisse , Gose and Lichtenhainer.

Beers

Tour of German Beer Styles Part Four: Wheat Ales

Germany’s Weizens (wheat beers) and Weissbiers (white beers) are world renowned and are now being brewed in many countries. In Part Four of the series we look at Weissbier, Dunkel Weissbier and Weizenbock.

Beers

Tour of German Beer Styles Part Three: Dark Beers

This part of the Tour covers dark coloured beers. Learn a little about traditional German dark styles like Schwarzbier and Doppelbock, now being produced by craft breweries around the world.

Beers

Tour of German Beer Styles Part Two: Amber Beers

This part of the Tour covers amber coloured beers. Learn a little about traditional German amber styles like Märzen and Kellerbier, now being produced by craft breweries around the world.

JBU > Intermediate

Cheers to Sour Beers

Sour Beer: A deceptively simple term for a complex style. Is sour beer here to stay or a passing trend? I visited Bricks Wine Co. for the “Cheers to Sour Beers” tasting event with Certified Cicerone, Mike Maxwell, to see what the big deal is about sour beer and find out just what makes a sour beer, well… sour.

Pub Talk

More

Father’s Day Gifts for the Dad Who Loves Beer

Father’s Day is coming soon. Let that special Dad in your life know how awesome he is. He’s no ordinary man so he deserves something extraor...

CASK WAR at Craft Beer Market for YYCBeerWeek

Are you ready to rumble? This is the one #YYCBeerWeek Event you absolutely do not want to miss. Watch defending champions Wild Rose Brewery ...

EVENTS at YYCBeerWeek 2018: Calgary’s Craft Beer Week

#YYCBeerWeek is back for it’s second year! Join beer lovers all around the great city of Calgary to celebrate our craft brewers and talented...

6 Beers to Share with Your Father

For many of you, your love affair with beer probably started with your father. Here are a couple of beers to enjoy with the old man to thank...

#YEGBeerFest 2018: Great People Drink Great Beer!

Edmonton Craft Beer Fest is just around the corner. Here are 10 Ways To Be A Beer Festival Einstein And Get The Most Out Of Your Edmonton Cr...

TIPS For An Aspiring Bartender

So you wanna be a bartender? Whether it’s a part time job to get you through school or you’re making a career out of slinging beer, here are...