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Top 10 Canadian Lagers To Drink On National Lager Day

December 10th is National Lager Day! Celebrate Lager Day by sipping on one of these Lagers from some of our favourite Canadian breweries!

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Jolly Ol’ St. Nick’s 10 Favourite Canadian Beers for Christmas

Bringing gifts and Christmas cheer to boys and girls around the world is a tough job, but someone’s got to do it. So how does St.Nick stay so jolly? While some families in Canada leave milk and cookies, others leave craft beer. Continue reading to learn Santa’s favourite Canadian Christmas beers.

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Pilsners vs. Lagers: What’s the Difference?

What is the difference between a pilsner and a lager? Is pilsner a type of lager? If you find yourself asking questions about pilsners and lagers every time you reach for one, continue reading for your answers!

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2018 Holiday Beer Events in Alberta

The holiday season is just around the corner. Can you think of a better way to celebrate the holidays other than with your favourite beer and your closest group of friends? Check out these Alberta beer events to hit up over the holidays!

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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.

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The Beer Maven’s Beer Beef Stew


What’s better than a regular beef stew? Beer beef stew! Follow this recipe for your slow cooker, electric pressure cooker or Instant Pot.

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5 Delicious Mulled Beer Recipes You Need To Try


After a long winter’s day, you’re craving a warm and cozy beverage. What do you grab? A hot glass of… beer!

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5 Best Holiday Beer Cocktail Recipes for the Christmas Season


You’ve got a fully stocked bar with all the fixings for your holiday party now here are some beer cocktails to serve up which will make your party merry and bright.

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6 Easy Beer Bread Recipes


These recipes are doughy and delicious and best of all they have your favourite ingredient; BEER! Try them when you have company or when you are on your own we know they will quickly become a household favourite.

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The Best Beer Snack Ideas for Game Day


Whether it’s Super Bowl Sunday or Monday Night Football, these game day snack ideas are totally worth a touchdown dance!

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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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Top 10 Patriotic Beers to Drink on American Beer Day


Happy American Beer Day! Celebrate by giving a toast to all of the American brewers that bring us our favourite American beers.

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2018 Fall Beer Releases of Eastern Canada

Here is a list of beers being released in Eastern Canada in the months of September and October. This list consists of brand new 2018 autumn beers, seasonal beers that come out every year, and limited time only beers! Head over to your local liquor store, brewery, or beer market to try these new (and old) Canadian fall beers.

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2018 Fall Beer Releases of Central Canada

Here is a list of beers being released in Ontario and Quebec in the months of September and October. This list consists of brand new 2018 autumn beers, seasonal beers that come out every year, and limited time only beers! Head over to your local liquor store, brewery, or beer market to try these new (and old) Canadian fall beers.

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2018 Fall Beer Releases of Western Canada

Here is a list of beers being released in Western Canada in the months of September and October. This list consists of brand new 2018 autumn beers, seasonal beers that come out every year, and limited time only beers! Head over to your local liquor store, brewery, or beer market to try these new (and old) Canadian fall beers.

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German Beer Styles – Sour Ale: Berliner Weisse, Gose and Lichtenhainer

Join us as we cover Germany’s well-known sour beer styles; from Berliner Weisse and Gose to Lichtenhainer. A brief history and vital statistics about each sour beer style.

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German Beer Styles – Wheat Ales: Weizen, Weissbiers, & Weizenbock

Join us as we cover Germany’s wheat beer styles; from weizens (wheat beers) and Weissbiers (white beers) to Dunkel Weissbier and Weizenbock. A brief history and vital statistics about each.

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German Beer Styles – Dark Beers: Doppelbock, Dark Lager, & Schwarzbier

Dive in to Germany’s dark beer styles; from doppelbock and dark lagers to schwarzbier. A brief history and vital statistics about each dark ale or lager style.

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German Beer Styles – Amber Beers: Märzen, Kellerbier, & Roggenbier

Learn about Germany’s amber beer styles; from Märzen and Kellerbier to Roggenbier. A brief history and vital statistics about each amber ale or lager style.

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German Beer Styles – Pale Beers: Euro Lagers, Kölsch, & German Pilsener

Join us as we cover Germany’s pale beer styles; from Euro/International Lagers and Kölsch to German Pilsener (not “pilsner”). A brief history and vital statistics about each pale ale or lager style.

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German Beer Styles – History & Info About Germany’s Greatest Creation

Think all German beers are light coloured lagers? Nothing could be further from the truth! Follow along in this 5-part history series as we cover over 10 beer styles unique to Germany

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Ugly Beer Christmas Sweaters to Wear on Ugly Christmas Sweater Day

National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day 2018 lands on Friday, December 21st. We know you love beer, and everyone loves a good ugly Christmas swe...

The 2018 Craft BeerAdvent Calendar is the Perfect Holiday Gift

It’s that time of year again! The time of preparation and waiting before Christmas. Celebrate this year’s advent with a Craft BeerAdvent Cal...

ReGrained Wants You To Start Eating Your Beer

San Francisco-based company called ReGrained is taking beer snacks to a whole new level by making sustainable granola bars out of beer.

20 Canadian Beers To Drink On Halloween Night

From all across Canada, we bring you the best beers to drink on Halloween to insure you have a boozy and spooky night!

Alberta Breweries You Must Visit During Alberta Beer Week

#ABBeerWeek is a province-wide celebration of Alberta-made beer. Alberta Beer Week’s goal is to bring together the amazing people who make a...

6 Craft Beers To Try During Vancouver’s North Shore Craft Beer Week 2018

Don’t miss these local craft beers at the Vancouver North Shore Craft Beer Week. Let the beer games begin! #VNSBC