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TOP 10 REASONS YOU CAN’T MISS THE 2018 CALGARY INTERNATIONAL BEERFEST!

Calgary International Beerfest has evolved into one of the largest and best beer festivals in the world. Music, parties, cooking, tasting, c...

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 Germ...

Industry News > Contests

WIN YOUR WAY IN to #YYCBeerfest

JustBeer is giving away tickets to the Calgary International Beerfest on May 4 & 5, 2018. Want to win? Follow these steps to be eligible for...

Industry News

EVENT: Calgary International Beerfest 2018

Calgary International Beerfest is almost here! Keep reading for everything you need to know about ABF’s 2018 edition of the Calgary Internat...

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 s...

Industry News

ABF Calgary International Beerfest Launch Party

Alberta Beer Festivals held their Calgary International Beerfest Launch Party on Tuesday, April 10th at Craft Beer Market! They made some ex...

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 ...

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 ...

Industry News

A Tour of Red Bison Brewery in Calgary, Alberta

One of the newest members of the craft brew scene in Calgary, Alberta, Canada is Red Bison Brewery in an area of the city cleverly called th...

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 bei...

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 “C...

Beers

Tour of German Beer Styles Part One: Pale Beers

We begin with styles designated as “pale” in colour. This includes varieties within the International Lager, Pale Malty European Lager, and ...

Beers

Tour of German Beer Styles: Intro

Think all German beers are light coloured lagers? Nothing could be further from the truth! Over the next few weeks we’ll look at a wide vari...

Pub Talk

The Craft Beer Scene in Des Moines, Iowa

Des Moines, Iowa, is one of the most interesting places in the Midwest United States. Affordable housing has driven many young people to the...

Industry News

Common Crown Brewery Tour

A Brew for the Common Folk. #besocial #drinklocal #commoners

Beer Banter

VIDEO: Ketchup and Mayo Ice Cream

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

Beers

Stone vs. Keystone

Stone Brewing takes on Big Beer! Brand confusion or publicity stunt?

JBU > Intermediate

Where Do All The Different Beers Come From?

With more brewers making more kinds of beers these days, we now enjoy a mixture of historical and modern creations. Where did these styles c...

JBU > Intermediate

Beer Styles: The Ingredients (Part Five: Adjuncts)

Adjuncts are anything added to beer that are not one of the four main ingredients. In this final part of The Ingredients series, we look at ...

Pub Talk

Designing Your Ultimate Home Brew Room

Some of your favorite craft beers started with homebrewing. People who know and love good beer see it as a chance to get creative and try so...

Industry News

A Call for Bloggers and Writers!

Just Beer gathers and organizes beer-exclusive topics in an effective way for community members to immerse themselves in beer content and cu...

Industry News

Get To Know The Winter Wit By Granville Island Brewing

Granville Island Brewing has got just the beer to add a little spice to your après ski season. The new Small Batch Winter Wit just launched ...

Beer Banter

That beer name and/or label was never going to be OK, and you knew it.

Tusket Falls Brewing has caused quite a stir

Pub Talk

Eagles Fans Throw Beer Cans at Vikings Fans

There was no sportsman-like conduct in Philly this weekend. As the Eagles and Vikings duked it out, so did their fans.

Industry News > Contests

Fernie T-Shirt Design Contest

National Beer Hall on 17th Avenue in Calgary and Fernie Brewing Company have united to get your creative juices flowing. Will your design be...

Pub Talk

Richmond VA: Home to Arts & Craft Breweries Galore

Richmond, Virginia may seem sleepy at first glance, but don’t be deceived – it’s a city on the rise and its craft beer industry is no except...

Industry News

Beer Lovers, Sign The Axe The Beer Tax Petition

Beer lovers UNITE! Join Beer Canada and beer fans across Canada to prevent another hike in beer prices. Tell the federal government how you ...

Beer Banter

Don’t Worry! Help is on the Way!

Getting stuck without beer can be terrible, but with genius ideas like this one hopefully you’ll never be beer-less again.

JBU > Introductory

11 Misconceptions About Beer

Are you drinking your beer ice cold? Do you think drinking from a bottle is best? Do you think “Skunky” is a just a funny term for beer that...

Pub Talk

VIDEO: Espresso Cloud IPA – Innovation in Your Glass

This coffee creation hit the American market in late 2016 and is slowly filtering up to Canada. See how it was created and how it is made by...

Industry News

Little Brown Jug Brewing Is Hiring

Please submit your resume and cover letter to beer@littlebrownjug.ca

Beer Banter

VIDEO: Follow-Up Walk-in Fridge Commercial

JBU > Advanced

How to Brew Glow-in-the-Dark Beer

Glow-in-the-dark beer? This is not just a creation made up for a sci-fi movie! It’s an actual thing. Homebrewers, get ready because you can ...

Industry News

Jasper Beer & Barley Summit for Beer Geeks and Industry Peeps

Whether you work in the beer industry and want to set up a booth at the festival or you are a beer enthusiast who wants to attend this festi...

Beer Banter

VIDEO: Heineken’s Hysterical Walk-In Beer Fridge Ad

Beer Banter

Happy New Year From JustBeer

Pub Talk

Beer Films You Should Watch in 2018

Well, the weather outside is frightful, but inside it’s so delightful because we are catching up on craft beer flicks! Pair these with some...

Recipes

Mulled Beer Recipes

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

JBU > Introductory

On Beer and Adjunct Ingredients

Are you adventurous and love trying new combinations, fun flavours, and complex creations? Then you need to know more about beer and the adj...

Beer Banter

Beer Blizzard – Keeps Your Beer Cold a Little Longer

Hate Drinking a Warm Beer? So did the inventor of Beer Blizzard.

Recipes

Beer Cocktails for the Holiday 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...

Beer Banter

Last Minute DIY Beer Gift Ideas

Are you struggling to find the perfect present for the beer lover on your list? Why not make it?! We think that homemade gifts are always mo...

Beer Banter

Why We Sleep and Dream More After Having A Great Beer

You’ve probably noticed that you get a bit dozy after having a drink (and you even sleep more and dream more vividly than usual), but have y...

Industry News

Enjoy By 12.25.17

The perfect beer to drink when celebrating the holidays.

Pub Talk

Winter Wonderland Adventure Pack First 7 Days!

Will The Great White Wonder Adventure have you waltzing in a winter wonderland or wishing you weren’t so adventurous? Find out here!

Pub Talk

Non-Alcoholic Beers For Your Holiday Season (And Anytime)

Not drinking this holiday season, that’s totally cool. Whatever your reasons are we have some beers you can try, so you can still be out, be...

Pub Talk

14 Beers That Bring Christmas Cheer

You’ll want to make your beer list and check it twice to make sure that these delightful Christmas beers are on it.

Industry News

So What Exactly is the Jasper Beer & Barley Summit?

Jasper Beer & Barley Summit is coming your way. Learn more now!