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How Important Are Clean Draft Lines?

Those of you that enjoy draft beer may not be aware that the maintenance and quality of draft equipment is an important factor in enjoying a great pint. Alley Kat’s Neil Herbst appears in this article in the Globe and Mail talking about maintaining beer quality....

Alberta Beer Week 2015

  Alberta Beer Week 2015 Unveiled ~ Friday, September 25th to Saturday, October 3rd, Alberta Beer Week Celebrates Great Beer Brewed Across the Province ~ (August 12, 2015) The Alberta Small Brewers Association is pleased to announce Alberta Beer Week 2015, a...

Calgary Beer is Awesome

Hot off the presses at the Calgary Herald is this article singing the praises of Calgary. Of particular note is #3, and I quote: “YYC’s local breweries and the emerging craft beer scene. It took us a while, but Wild Rose and Village Brewery, in particular, are both...

Edmonton Loves Craft Beer

Here’s an article from the Edmonton Sun that discusses the exciting growth in the local craft beer scene. The city has been seeing both an increase in the number of places to get a good beer, as well as growth in local brewers. And, if you couldn’t guess from the...

I’m a Rhine Stone Cowboy!

Yet another entry in the Big Rock Brewmaster’s series, theRhine Stone Cowboy is a Kölsch Style Ale fresh out of the brewhouse and ready to drink! I gotta ask though: lederhosen and rhinestones? Not sure the Germans would approve… that is, until they taste the beer!...

Last Best Ready for Action!

What are they boys from the Bear Hill Brewing Company up to now? Well, aside from running busy brewpubs in Banff, Jasper and Fort McMurray, they’re in the process of setting up a new operation in Calgary called Last Best Brewing and Distilling. Check out this story in...