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Beer-Themed Ugly Beer Christmas Sweaters You Can Buy Online

Looking for an Ugly Christmas sweater to wear to your work holiday party or to show off on Christmas morning? Then you’ll love these funny beer-themed holiday sweaters!

Festivals & Events

8 Reasons to Attend Calgary’s International Beerfest

Calgary International Beerfest is being held on October 15 & 16, 2021 and you don’t want to miss it! Try over 700 local beers from over 160 breweries from Calgary and across Canada!

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What is IBU?

What is IBU? How is a beer’s bitterness measured? Should I drink a beer with a high or low IBU? Find the answers to this and more in this article about the International Bitterness Unit.

Beer & Food Pairings

The Best Beer Pairings for Your Favourite Fast Food Orders

While pairing beer with gourmet meals is a common thing in the beer industry, beer and fast food pairings aren’t as popular. Continue reading to find out how to pair a beer with your favourite fast food classics, like McDonald’s, Wendy’s and A&W.

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Here’s a List of All the Beer Drinking “Holidays” in 2021


Plan 2020 all around your favourite beverage… beer! Here’s a list of all beer related “holidays” or days where it’s just a good excuse to crack a cold one.

Lifestyle

The Best Keto-Friendly, Low Carb Beers That Actually Taste Good


Is there keto-friendly beer? You certainly can! We’ve compiled a list of beers you can drink on the keto diet. Check out these low-carb beers that won’t kick you out of ketosis.

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You Can Now Send a Pint of Beer Directly to Your Friends With PintSender


Still thinking of the perfect gift for your beer-loving bae this Valentine’s Day? Look no further! Send the perfect gift. A Pint of Beer!

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11 Canine-Inspired Beers for the Dog Lover


These dog beers are calling all puppy lovers! Get your paws on these brews while you can!

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Beer vs. Cider — What’s the Difference?


Hard ciders have been in the alcohol industry for a long time; but only recently has cider gained popularity as a beer replacement. This leads to the questions, “What is cider?” and “What are the differences between cider & beer?”

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Horoscope Quiz: What Beer You Should Drink According To Your Zodiac Sign


From Aries to Pisces (and all the air, water, earth and fire signs in between), this beer quiz will set you up with the perfect beer for your zodiac/horoscope sign.

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.

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11 Canine-Inspired Beers for the Dog Lover


These dog beers are calling all puppy lovers! Get your paws on these brews while you can!

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18 Cats of Instagram That Love Beer More Than You

Updated Dec 2019 // Note: We do not endorse or encourage giving cats beer…but a good photo opportunity for Instagram is always encouraged.

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Does Beer Go Bad? How to Prevent a Skunky Beer

Sometimes a bottle of your favourite beer that gets pushed to the back of the pantry and forgotten. It’s sad, but it happens. If you’re thinking “Can I drink old beer?” “Does beer expire?” “What is a skunky beer?”, keep on reading to find out all you need to know about beer gone bad!

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Kingfisher Launches Instant Beer Sachets For Beer Anytime, Anywhere

Kingfisher just announced the release of their Instant Beer Packets and it has got us all thinking, “This is too good to be true.” We know the brewers at Kingfisher are master brewers… But are they also master pranksters?!

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Ale Yeast

Diastatic

Festbier

Dimethyl Sulfide (DMS)

Head Retention

Turbidity

Large Brewery

Mouthfeel

Draught Beer

Bittering Hops

Malt Extract

Quaff

Wet Hopping

Cask

Primary Fermentation

Belgian Lace

Session Beer

Original Gravity (OG)

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Fresh Hops vs Wet Hops vs Dry Hops – What’s the Difference?

If you’re an IPA lover, you’ve probably seen the term “Fresh-Hopped” or “Wet-Hopped” on your brew, but what does it mean? Learn the difference between dry-hopped and wet-hopped:

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Glassware Guide: Which Beer Styles Should Be Served in What Glass?

For every great craft beer there is an equally-awesome beer glass to drink it from. In this post, we’ll cover beer glassware; including a handy beer-style-to-glassware lookup table, and an overview of each glass and why it’s the preferred choice for a given type of beer.

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What are Chili (Chile) Beers?

No matter how you write it, chili, chilli or chile, these beers give a punch of heat which comes from the addition of chili-peppers, habaneros, or jalapeños. This Picante beer style isn’t for the weak of heart (or stomach); so, let’s turn up the heat and learn about the hottest trend to hit craft beer…

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What is an English Bitter?

A bitter is a English or British style pale ale which is popular for it’s slightly bitter but sessionable and mild flavour. In this article we’ll cover the essential information you need to know about bitter beer.

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What is a Kölsch?

A light style German beer, kölsch are popular for their refreshing and crushable flavour. In this article we’ll cover the essential information you need to know about Kolsch beer from origins, flavour, and suggested food pairings.

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What is Cannabis Beer? – Everything You Need to Know About Cannabis-Infused Beer

Does Cannabis Beer actually get you high? What’s the difference between CBD-infused beer and THC-infused beers? Learn everything you need to know about Cannabis-Infused Beer.

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9 Movies and Craft Beer Pairings for a Rainy Day

With cooler weather on its way, you need to be prepared. Here are 9 of the best craft beer and movie pairings to enjoy on your next cozy mov...

What is Beer?

Beer — It’s your favourite drink, but how much do you actually know about it? What is beer? Who invented beer? How is beer made? Continue re...

6 Things to Do in Calgary, Alberta If You Love Beer

Whether you’re looking for things to do in Calgary with your best friend or looking for some Calgary date ideas, if you and your partner in ...

This Brewery is Giving Away Free Beer Tattoos

People get tattoos for all kinds of reasons. Some have deep symbolic meaning while others are a reminder of a special moment in time. Someti...

10 Reasons You Should Drink Craft Beer

With the craft beer industry increasing rapidly throughout North America and the rest of the world, it is important to know what exactly cra...

6 of the Hoppiest Beers Ever Brewed

Do you consider your self a “hop head”? Then this list is for you! Here are six of the hoppiest beers ever made.