CBAC – December 19, 2016

So I've fallen a day behind but I have a plan to catch back up.  I'm going to drink the 19th now. Tomorrow morning I will drink the 20th and In the evening I will drink the 21st and voila.  Brilliant.  This way I get to enjoy a craft beer for breakfast tomorrow. Today's beer … Continue reading CBAC – December 19, 2016

Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 16

With Christmas approaching nearer everyday, I feel like I have way more to do.  Despite this feeling I seem very good at accomplishing nothing on that list and find other things to do... like write this blog. Today's beer is the Red Racer India Pale Ale.  It's the beer that they are most well known … Continue reading Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 16

Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 11

Lets get this day rolling right. Parallel 49s Toques of Hazard Imperial White IPA.  It's 9.2% alcohol with an IBU of 76 which is the same as the Filthy Dirty that I liked.  For those non Canadians that stumble upon this. A toque is what we call a knitted hat that keeps us warm in … Continue reading Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 11

Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 7

So I'm ridiculously hungover since we had our staff Christmas party last night.  Going out with people who work in a bar usually results in a rough morning.  So it's 11:45pm and I figure I should drink this beer. Parallel 49 Filthy Dirty India Pale Ale. Ibu 76... This might hurt. Yep. It's hoppy and … Continue reading Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 7

Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 2

Day 2 of the craft beer calendar and it's the Red Racer India Session Ale (ISA).  Central City is the main operating company but they call their beer line "Red Racer." They also have a beer line in the United States that they call "Red Betty".  I'll likely flipflop between saying Red Racer and Central … Continue reading Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 2

Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 1st, 2015

Okay here we go. I am starting out the tasting of my craft beer calendar by cheating.  It's actually 11pm on November 30th but I have to work in the morning and have dodgeball at night so I'm being proactive by drinking now. The 1st beer of the Calendar is from Parallel 49. A brewery … Continue reading Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 1st, 2015