Ramblings On Beer Taxes and Craft Beer Culture

Well I’m sure that most of you have heard about the recent changes to the Alberta taxes on beer; in fact, I am sure that we have all heard quite a lot about it. I don’t want to repeat what has already been said by so many others (and much better than I could say it I might add) or just go on some sort of rant about it. I already wrote about the major changes back in November and my view on the situation has not really changed since then. But I do have this blog thing so I might as well say a few things. Forgive me for my ramblings. Continue reading

The BC Beer Bloggers (and one Abertan) Local Winter Favourites Series – A Multi-Blog Collaboration

The Idea: About a month ago a group of us local BC Beer Bloggers (and one from Alberta) decided to get together and collaborate on a list of our favourite local winter craft beer from Western Canada, primarily British Columbia and a few from Alberta. We thought it would be fun to compare what we were looking forward too, to collaborate together and get the message out. Finally, what’s really the most fun part is researching, tasting and writing about some of the great beers we have here produced by some awesome local brewers. Continue reading