Monthly Archives: January 2011

Robbie Burns Day!

And you thought I forgot.  The life and times of the Scottish “Ploughman Poet” Robert Burns are celebrated today.  For those of you celebrating with the traditional haggis, you can find some beer pairings for the Scottish national dish here (as … Continue reading

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The On Time(if Sunday was Monday) Sunday Ramblings

Well another week has passed and guess what?  Still no news feeds.  I was tempted to just make up stories and  post them as fact, but I knew that readers of this blog (and I’m sure there’s got to be … Continue reading

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Driftwood Brewing Singularity

  Driftwlood Brewing of Victoria has produced a new treat that is available now in finer private liquor stores throughout the province: Singularity, a Russian Imperial Stout described as “beer of infinite density”.  This limited edition treat has been laid … Continue reading

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Main Street Pilsner- Brewed By Russell

Just had the opportunity to enjoy a new beer from Russell Brewing: Main Street Pilsner.  This easy sipper is the result of a bit of collaborative work between the brewer and some lounge people who ply their trade on- where else?- Main Street.  … Continue reading

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No Jail Ale Pale Is…..Jailed?

Penticton’s Cannery Brewing has seen such success with it’s new No Jail Pale Ale on tap that they were set to release it  in bottles.  And that is what this post was supposed to be all about.  I was eagerly anticipating … Continue reading

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The (exceedingly late) Sunday Ramblings

Well, it’s been long time between postings, largely due to the need to attend to job and family over the holidays (and to a lesser degree, the need for a break).  But for both of you who follow this blog, I’m … Continue reading

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