Robert Mangelsdorf

Early bird tickets for Great Canadian Beer Festival on sale now!

Early bird discounted tickets for the 27th annual Great Canadian Beer Festival are on sale now, but only if you’re a member of the Victoria Beer Society. Members can purchase their GCBF tickets...

B.C. breweries bring home 50 medals from 2019 Canadian Brewing Awards

Central City Brewers and Distillers was the big winner from B.C. Saturday night as it picked up Best in Show at the 2019 Canadian Brewing Awards in Toronto for its After Hours Old Fashioned Pale Ale....

Happy new beer! Here are the most anticipated B.C. brewery openings of 2019

Ace Brewing Co. – Courtenay (summer 2019)  The Comox Valley is getting yet another craft brewery; this one plans to pay homage to the history of the Royal Canadian Air Force. Another Beer Co. – New...

Don’t fear the near beer

The Growler’s guide to non-alcoholic beer

Fizz biz: B.C. craft breweries are going pop

For many B.C. brewers, their love of delicious beverages thankfully extends past beer. Some breweries have tried making ciders, others are doing whiskies and spirits. And some are going in a totally...

Vote now for the 2018 Growler B.C. Craft Beer Awards

Welcome to the inaugural Growler Craft Beer Awards, AKA, the Growlies! This year, The Growler is launching its first ever craft beer contest, celebrating all of the awesomeness that is B.C. craft...

Beer and food pairing 101

“Anywhere you can use wine, you can use beer, often to better effect”

Vancouver’s best craft beer patios

Let’s face it, beer just tastes better outside

A brew horizon: B.C.'s top 10 most anticipated breweries of 2017

Every corner of this province is experiencing a beer boom, and we, the thirsty public, are the beneficiaries