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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...

Pub Talk

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 ...

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...

Beers

10 Great Canadian Beers for Light Beer Drinkers

Whether you live in Canada or are planning a Canadian vacation, these beers are not to be missed. Plan your “beercation” around some great C...

Pub Talk

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...

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 disap...

Beer Banter

Do You Koozie Your Beer?

Beer Koozies are the best things for keeping your beer can or bottle cold, but do you use them? Now you can with everything you need to know...

Beer Banter

Doug Ford Campaigns on Buck A Beer in Ontario Political Move

Doug Ford has promised Ontario residents he’ll bring back the $1 beer. In his campaign firmly planted on Buck A Beer, the brother of the fam...

Beer Banter

Edmonton Craft Beer Festival 2018 #YEGBeerFest

EDMONTON CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL RUNS ON Friday, June 1st (3-10PM) AND Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 (2-10PM) Increase your beer knowledge, and find ...

Beer Banter

Why You Need To Be At The Edmonton Craft Beer Festival June 1 & 2, 2018!

Unless you’ve attended the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival before, you might not realize just how fast it has grown or all the different elemen...

Pub Talk

#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...

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

Beer Banter

Beer Pong Drinking Game – What is it and what are the rules?

beer·pong: noun 1. a drinking game played at house parties where someone always says “I’m usually way better than this.”

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 san...

Beer Banter

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...

Pub Talk

What’s Wild at Wild Rose Brewery

With the motto “Stay Wild,” Calgary’s Wild Rose Brewery has been doing some pretty wild and amazing things. Like the return of seasonal brew...

Industry News

Collaboration Beer for YYCBeerWeek 2018

The spirit of collaboration is strong within the Calgary Beer Community as over a dozen brewers from across Calgary are creating the first e...

Industry News

PRESS RELEASE: JustBeer is the Official App of YYCBeerWeek 2018

Mobility Quotient, Creator Of Justbeer, Is Proud To Announce Their Partnership With Beerguysyyc, Creator Of Yycbeerweek For The Second Year....

Pub Talk

Must-See Canadian Beer Festivals in 2018

If you’re a tourist and Canada is your destination, do something different – mingle with the locals by hitting up a local beer festival. If ...

Industry News

Canadian International Beer Awards (CIBA) 2018 Winners

The craft brew scene is exploding in Canada! Blindman Brewing took home 8 awards this year at the Canadian International Beer Awards in Calg...

Industry News

Waterloo Brewing Awarded SMART Green Grant

Waterloo Brewing Co has received nearly a half million dollars from the Government of Ontario, Canada. The brewery operates as Brick Brewing...

Industry News

World Beer Cup 2018 Winners

Check out the 2018 World Beer Cup Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners below…

Beer Banter

Andre the Giant Minis a Molson Can of Beer

Have you seen the tiny can of Molson Canadian in Andre the Giant’s hand? Well, it’s a full sized beer can in an oversized hand. At first gla...

Industry News

Press Release: YYC Beer Week 2018

BeerGuysYYC officially announces Calgary’s 2nd Annual YYC Beer Week to take place June 4 –10, 2018.

Industry News > Contests

*CONTEST CLOSED*: #YYCBeerfest Winners

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

Calgary International Beerfest After Party 2018

Keep the party going after Beerfest is over! The official Calgary International Beerfest After Party takes place at the Big 4 Roadhouse at C...

Industry News

What’s Happening at YYCBeerFest?

Wanna know who’s at the 2018 Calgary International Beerfest? We have the map and we’re sharing it with you! Find out which breweries, restau...

Industry News > Contests

THE ULTIMATE #BEERFEST FIELD TRIP

Win tickets to the Calgary International Beer Festival or the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival from ATB and ABF

Industry News

Hyper Local Brew Festival

Wonder what it takes for a drink to be considered “Hyper-Local?” All beers, ciders, meads, and artisanal beverages at our Hyper-Local Craft ...

Beer Banter

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

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...

Beer Banter

Download JustBeer: The Official App for YYC Beer Week

Available on Android and iOS

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

Brewery Tour: Common Crown Brewering Co in Calgary, Alberta

Common Crown: 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 ...