A fan of bad puns, this City, and its exciting craft beer industry, Jordan is drinking in all Ottawa has to offer (get it?)... Creep @Bottleneck_Ott on Twitter and Instagram for sober reflection on the local craft beer scene.
The first beer out of the gate will be Ninho do Corvo, a robust coconut porter designed as a collab with Brazil’s Weird Barrel.
Carleton Place craft brewery forced to redesign its label after the LCBO pulls Dr. Feelgood IPA from the shelves
The LCBO pulled Dr. Feelgood IPA after accepting a large order of cans and selling Stalwart’s beer for one (!) day.
It’s been a wild year, and the industry shows no sign of slowing down.
Makin’ It Grain is the all-star game of Ottawa’s culinary scene. Now in its third year, this five-course meal is a masterpiece of 613 gastro delight all served a single evening, benefiting FarmWorks.
Beau’s Oktoberfest will be celebrating it’s 9th year this coming September 22nd and 23rd. The autumn celebration has become a landmark event. Fans of beer and good atmosphere tend to make this an annual sojourn to Vankleek Hill. Not to be missed is Hidden Harvest’s midway which provides valuable funds to support their core operations.
Brew Donkey brewery tours are well established here in the beer community and in the local tourism sector. It’s a great concept, get on a classic yellow school bus to learn about beer and then visit breweries to put that knowledge to practical use. But now, Brew Donkey has a brand new tour bus and needs your help to name it!
Earlier this year, the Ontario Craft Brewers association announced six scholarships for women in the brewing industry. Of the two-dozen applicants, six were selected by lottery. Two of the deserving women are locals – Jessica Trout of Kichesippi Brewing and Alyssa Kwasny of Beau’s All Natural Brewing.