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24 Beers of Christmas – December 14th: Troubled Monk Brewery Open Road

Brown in the glass. Silver in the trophy case. Fresh off a 2nd place finish in the American Brown Ale category of the 2016 World Beer Cup, Trouble Monk Brewery‘s Open Road is… Continue reading

Five Standouts from the Ottawa Craft Beer Festival

Last weekend was the Ottawa Craft Beer Festival, a gathering of over 30 craft breweries, some not so craft breweries and special guests from the world of food, wine and whiskey. Hosted at… Continue reading

Chasing Whales or: Why the Hops are Always Greener on the Other Side

        I’m sitting out on my balcony, as I do most nights, relaxing in a refreshing breeze, watching the sun slip beneath the outline of houses, stretching far off into… Continue reading