GoodLot Farmstead Black Ale

GoodLot Farmstead Black Ale

Black Ales, Black IPA’s or Cascadian Dark Ales, you don’t see them too often as a core beer. I reviewed Rorschach’s Black IPA a few years back, it was a limited run.  Just to quickly recap, black ales, black IPA’s or Cascadian dark ales are an American beer style that...
Review: Extra Juice by Barncat Artisan Ales

Review: Extra Juice by Barncat Artisan Ales

Barncat Artisan Ales located in Cambridge, Ontario has quickly become my favourite local brewery.  Barncat won me over with their raspberry juice (delicious raspberry IPA) and I have been hooked ever since. They are a very small brewery, operating their store for only...
Review: Confluence, by Storm Stayed Brewing Co

Review: Confluence, by Storm Stayed Brewing Co

Storm Stayed Brewing Co is one of the newest breweries in a hot brewery scene in London Ontario.  It is easy to blend in in such a busy city for breweries but Storm Stayed continuously comes out on top. Confluence is a very limited batch Sour India Pale Ale which...
Recap: Craftoberfest 2018 in Kitchener

Recap: Craftoberfest 2018 in Kitchener

I must confess something, I have never taken part in Oktoberfest despite living in the city that has the largest Oktoberfest outside of Germany.  I just don’t get the appeal of drinking cheap bad beer (Molson Canadian Is the to be a sponsor of the event) and pay...
Review: KLR93 by Whitewater Brewing Co.

Review: KLR93 by Whitewater Brewing Co.

As a kid growing up in Ontario in the late-80s and early-90s, I didn’t really have much choice but to be a Toronto Maple Leafs fan. With an exciting team that centred around Power Forward Doug Gilmour, it was an easy team to love. “Killer” was a fan favourite, an...