The Killer Cobra Beer Challenge

It’s dumbest challenge to hit the internet since the Kylie Jenner lip challenge. Seriously…don’t; just don’t…

11 Low Calorie Beers for the New Year

Losing weight is the most popular new year’s resolution. These low calorie beers will help you obtain your health goals while still indulgin...

How is Cider Made? Q&As for New Home Brewers

If you’ve ever wondered how cider is made, if it’s safe to drink, or what goes into a homebrew cider, then this article is for you. We’ve ma...

Canadian Beer Banned for Being “Too Cheap” – How Low Can Beer Be Priced in Canada?

Drummond Brewery was on the hunt to create a cheap, generic Canadian beer – however, the liquor board felt it was too cheap and banned it fr...

Everything Aspiring Brewers Need to Know About Working at a Craft Brewery

Are you an aspiring brewer? We spoke with some wonderful craft brewers and they shared some of their best tips and tricks for aspiring brewe...

Beeropoly Drinking Game – What is it and What are the Rules?

Beeropoly, or Beer Monopoly, is the drinking game replacement for your favourite childhood board game! Perfect for a night in or a pre-game...

How to Become a Brewmaster: 4 Canadian Beer Schools for Education and Brewing

A career as a brewmaster sounds like a beer-lovers dream, but what actually are the qualifications in becoming a brewmaster and how does one...

10 Beer Board & Card Drinking Games Perfect For Any Game Night

These beer-themed board and card games are perfect for a night of games and beer. Like all games, these board games are more fun when drinki...

10 Best Places to Get a Burger and a Beer in Edmonton, Alberta

Looking for the best places for a burger and beer in Edmonton, Alberta? Look no further! Here’s a list of YEG’s best places to grab a pint a...

7 Edmonton Activities Every Beer Lover Needs to Try

Whether you’re looking for things to do in Edmonton, Alberta with a group of friends or looking for Edmonton date ideas, if you love beer, y...

A Harry Potter Themed Pub Crawl is Coming to Edmonton

If you’re a beer-loving, Harry Potter-obsessing Edmontonian then this is the perfect event for you. In honour of Harry Potter: Wizards Unite...

Bruins, Blues and Brews: The 7 Best Beer and Snack Pairings to Try For Game 7 of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals

We have you covered with the ultimate comfort food and beer pairings for Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals, no matter who you’re cheering for...

9 Brew-tastic Father’s Day Gifts for Your Beer Lovin’ Dad

Get your dad a Father’s Day gift that he’ll really enjoy (and actually use) this year. We’ve taken the work out of gift shopping for you, ch...

8 Seattle Breweries to Visit During Seattle Craft Beer Week

From May 9 – May 19, 2019 is Seattle Beer Week. Here’s a list of events and Seattle-based breweries you need to check out during Seattle’s c...

11 Irish Bars in Calgary to Hit Up on St. Patricks Day

St. Patrick’s Day is every beer lovers favourite holiday. To help with your St. Patty’s party, here are Calgary’s top Irish pubs to visit on...

The Best Tips For An Aspiring Bartender

Are you an aspiring bartender? We had a chat with some amazing bartenders and asked them to share with us their best advice for a new or asp...

15 Unique Beer Can Designs for Beer Can Appreciation Day

Every year on Jan. 24, we celebrate “Beer Can Appreciation Day” in remembrance of the historic, monumental, and thirst-quenching day beer wa...

Everything You Need to Know About Rebranding a Business/Brewery — Q&A with Apex Predator Brewing

Bench Creek Brewing rebrands to Apex Predator Brewing! Follow along as we interview Andrew Kulynych, Owner/Director and find out the “whys”,...

The Best Beer-Themed Christmas Gifts for Under $30

Don’t be the person who gives cheesy gifts for Secret Santa or stocking stuffers! Check out these Christmas gift ideas for under $30 that an...

Fernie Brewing Co. Launches New Beer Cans With A Fresh, Modern Look

Fernie Brewing Co. is excited to announce the launch of a fresh new look, which is hitting stores throughout Western Canada over the coming ...

Is Canada Getting Its First Cannabis Beer?!

Now that Marijuana is legal in Canada, Cannabis companies are getting a head start on searching for ways to fill the demand of a smoke-free ...

What to Do If Your Friend Has Had Too Much to Drink – Drink Responsibly

You’re out having a few drinks, you realize one of your friends is blackout drunk. How can you tell if it’s a “sleep-it-off” drunk or a “cal...

What is Shotgunning Beer? How to Shotgun a Beer like a Pro

Shotgunning beer is a great way to get drunk fast and impress your friends at house parties. But chugging a beer can be harder than it looks...

The Top 10 Best Beer Chugging Athletes

Tossing back a beer for the fans should start to become a regular part of an athlete’s contract. Here’s some of the best (and a surprise wor...

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 ...

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 pho...

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 ...

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...

Drunk Jenga Drinking Game – What is it and What are the Rules?

Did you know that you can turn Jenga into an epic drinking game for a small or big group of people. After a few beers, will your hand be ste...

The Perfect Beer For Cancer

Deeply intuitive and sentimental you are, Cancer. Your caring nature and moodiness keeps other on their toes and seeking the more beyond you...

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...

What Are Adjunct Beers? – Beer Styles: The Ingredients

Ever wondered what beer is made of? You may already know about the four basics: malt, hops, yeast and water…but what about “everything else”...

Shark Tank: Bottle Breachers – The Perfect Beer Gift

Looking for a great gift for your bridal party or you are a brewery that wants a cool and unique promo giveaway. Check out Bottle Breachers!

The Craft Beer Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Craft?

So you think you are a craft beer expert?! Let’s just see about that! We challenge you to not one, but 3 beer quizzes! Good Luck!

Calgary Tap Room Tour 2017

Gearing up for a great year of Alberta beer with Calgary Tap Room Tour 2017. This article sets the stage for the year to come.

Beer Yoga: The Latest Craze

We’ve all heard of Goat Yoga, but have you heard of Beer Yoga?! Could yoga and beer be the perfect pairing you’re looking for? Learn more ab...

*CONTEST CLOSED*: Be the Brewer 2017

Ever dream of brewing your own beer in your own brewery? Now’s your chance to ‘Be the Brewer’ (before you quit your day job…) Enter now and ...

Chatting with Erin Baker of Trolley 5 in Calgary, AB

This week, the spotlight is on Erin Baker, Assistant Brewer at Trolley 5 in Calgary, Alberta. She answers our questions about the Alberta Cr...

12 Gifts For The Beer Lovers On Your Christmas List

Not sure what to get your significant other’s Dad for Christmas? Did you pick the weird guy at the office for Secret Santa? Feeling like tre...

VIDEO: 2016 Craft Beer Advent Calendar Review

Christmas is just around the corner! What’s a better way to celebrate December than beer? Watch Dan Crocker review the 2016 Craft Beer Adven...

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company appoints Joe Whitney as Chief Commercial Officer

Sierra Nevada has a new Chief Commercial Officer, Joe Whitney. With years of industry experience this is a great step for him and Sierra Nev...

What is a Gose?

Gose: where it comes from, the appearance, flavour & aroma, palate & mouthfeel, food pairings and serving suggestions are all explained in t...

Top 10 Halloween Costumes For People Who Love Beer

This Halloween, you can drink beer while looking like a beer! This list of Halloween costume ideas is in no specific order. All these beer c...

Everything You Need to Know About #ABBeerWeek (Alberta Beer Week) 2016

#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...

REVIEW: Bobby’s Place, Olde World Tavern – Calgary, AB

Are you looking to bring a bit of the Scottish Olde World into your life? Well I’ve found it at Bobby’s Place. Check out this review of Bobb...

What is a Cicerone? A Beer Sommelier Explained

What is a Cicerone? Learn more about what it is, how to become one and how are they expanding the world of Beer.

REVIEW: Fat Tug IPA by Driftwood Brewery – Victoria, BC

If you have yet to try Fat Tug IPA by Driftwood Brewery… add it to your Craft Beer Bucket List!

Canadian International Beer Award (CIBA) 2016 Winners

The Canadian International Beer Awards (formerly known as the Calgary International Beerfest Awards) is presented by Alberta Beer Festivals ...

BREWERY TOUR: Phillips Brewing & Malting Company – Victoria, British Columbia

Sondra Baker, A.K.A. The Beer Maven, recently attended a brewery tour of Phillips Brewing & Malting. Follow Sondra to Victoria, British Colu...

3 Need-To-Know Beer Acronyms: ABV, IBU, SRM

If you don’t understand those acronyms (ABV, IBU, SRM) and numbers on the side of your can? Here’s a quick lesson to get you in the know.

A Brief History of Craft Beer in Calgary, Alberta

#DrinkLocal is a global movement in efforts to support local craft breweries and brewers. Here’s a little history on Calgary’s first brewery...