Toronto Beer Blog http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com Mon, 11 May 2015 15:36:17 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Win Tickets to The Brewer’s Plate!http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/win-tickets-to-the-brewers-plate/ http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/win-tickets-to-the-brewers-plate/#comments Mon, 11 May 2015 15:27:17 +0000 http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/?p=4452 If you have been to The Brewer’s Plate before, you probably hardly need an introduction and enticement. Just go ahead and scroll down to see how you can win a pair of tickets to this event. If not, let me tell you about one of the very best, often (unfairly) over-looked, beer events in the […]

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2015 Beer Fest Shirts Now Availablehttp://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/2015-beer-fest-shirts-now-available/ http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/2015-beer-fest-shirts-now-available/#comments Fri, 08 May 2015 15:47:32 +0000 http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/?p=4443 Beer festival season is upon us, and I couldn’t be more excited! There is little I love more than heading out to one of the many amazing festivals we have here in and around the GTA, hanging out with other beer fans, and drinking amazing beers. So to make the experience even better, I decided […]

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Goose IPA — Goose Island Beer Co.http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-review/goose-ipa-goose-island-beer-co/ http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-review/goose-ipa-goose-island-beer-co/#comments Thu, 07 May 2015 17:13:17 +0000 http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/?p=4437 Let’s just get this part done and out of the way right now: Yes, I know Goose Island is owned by ABIB, and no, I don’t like ABIB in even the tiniest way. Yes, I know many people were outraged (OUTRAGED), when Goose Island sold to ABIB, but want to know a secret? I’ve had […]

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Love Fuzz Red Pale Ale — Black Oak Brewing Co.http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-review/love-fuzz-red-pale-ale-black-oak-brewing-co/ http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-review/love-fuzz-red-pale-ale-black-oak-brewing-co/#comments Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:14:56 +0000 http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/?p=4418 In the beer scene, beer names are often based off of puns, or pop culture references, or sometimes inside jokes. Sometimes, understanding the reference is like a rite of passage. Do you know who Johnny Simcoe is? Maybe. Do you know what river got lost near Bellwoods? If you’re a history buff, probably. But who […]

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Win Passes to Toronto Festival of Beer Spring Sessions!http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/win-passes-to-toronto-festival-of-beer-spring-sessions/ http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/win-passes-to-toronto-festival-of-beer-spring-sessions/#comments Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:49:05 +0000 http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/?p=4423 We Have a Winner! Congratulations to Grace Kelly, enjoy the fest! Well hello Toronto (and surrounding area) (and, well, the rest of the world, but unless you’re traveling here this Friday, this maybe won’t mean much to you). Do you like beer? Kind of silly question. You’re reading a blog this very instant, that is […]

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Ontario Beer Sales Changeshttp://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/ontario-beer-sales-changes/ http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/ontario-beer-sales-changes/#comments Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:02:13 +0000 http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/?p=4410 Are the proposed changes very good? A bit. Are they really rather bad? Sadly, yes. How is this even possible? Let me explain. We have just seen the biggest proposed change in beer sales in Ontario, since the repeal of prohibition and introduction of Brewer’s Warehousing (subsequently Brewer’s Retail, now just The Beer Store). It […]

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Changes to Beer Sales — Guest Post: Victor North, Garden Brewershttp://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/changes-to-beer-sales-guest-post-victor-north-garden-brewers/ http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/changes-to-beer-sales-guest-post-victor-north-garden-brewers/#comments Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:02:50 +0000 http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/?p=4404 Hey, did you have a really big presentation at work yesterday? Or maybe, you spent the day at the spa? If so, you might have missed the big news about selling beer in Ontario. I’ll be writing a post on it, but in brief: the province will issue 450 licenses to grocery stores to sell […]

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Arrogant Bastard Ale – Stone Brewing Co.http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-review/arrogant-bastard-ale-stone-brewing-co/ http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-review/arrogant-bastard-ale-stone-brewing-co/#comments Wed, 08 Apr 2015 15:44:59 +0000 http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/?p=4390 Long before hipsterism brought a self-righteous disdain for pretty much everything to our pop culture, Stone Brewing Co. was brewing beers the way they liked them, and telling people who didn’t that they could, effectively, go fuck themselves. While that attitude has nearly become normal in today’s craft brewing scene, when Stone did it in […]

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Central City Brewers launch additional Red Racer Beers in Ontariohttp://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/central-city-brewers-launch-additional-red-racer-beers-in-ontario/ http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/central-city-brewers-launch-additional-red-racer-beers-in-ontario/#comments Tue, 07 Apr 2015 13:19:11 +0000 http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/?p=4393 Introduces Red Racer India Session Ale (ISA), Red Racer Copper Ale & Reign of Hops Mixer Pack Surrey, B.C. – The wait is finally over for Ontario craft beer fans who have been eagerly anticipating the arrival BC-based Central City Brewers + Distillers’ award-winning craft beers. The brewer is pleased to announce their expansion in Ontario […]

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Changes Around This Jointhttp://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/changes-around-this-joint/ http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/beer-news/changes-around-this-joint/#comments Wed, 01 Apr 2015 23:33:40 +0000 http://www.TorontoBeerBlog.com/?p=4384 I started this blog in 2010. It would be fair to say that I’ve grown a lot. I’ve certainly experienced a lot of things that I never would have guessed at. Things have changed. In fact, sometimes I’ve pushed changes with excitement. But there have been a few things that I have resisted. But I’m […]

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