Tag Archive for ‘CABA’

Ontario Brewing Awards launches homebrew competition

The Ontario Brewing Awards are looking to give some recognition to homebrewers this year with the 1st Annual Homebrewer’s Award competition. Sponsored by Baysville, Ontario-based Lake of Bays Brewing, the winner of the competition will get the chance to brew a full-scale commercial batch of their winning entry at Lake of Bays’ brewing facility. The… Read More ›

Report: CABA’s Great Canadian Homebrew Conference 2011

Spearhead Brewing took centre stage at the Canadian Amateur Brewers Association‘s Great Canadian Homebrew Conference on June 18th. The GCHC featured talks from founder Dimitri Van Kampen and brewmaster Tomas Schmidt, each of which focused on extreme brewing and the challenges of starting up an extreme craft brewery. Taking place at the Rhino in Toronto,… Read More ›

Toronto, check out Boomerweiss on Friday night at the Rhino

Beer fans living in the Toronto area will have a chance to check out the latest in Beau’s CABA CABA Hey! series. As we mentioned the other day, CABA’s John Baine won the chance to brew at Beau’s All Natural Brewing in Vankleek, Ontario. The result was a weissbier that was dubbed Boomerweiss. The new… Read More ›

Boomerweiss

Beau’s releases Boomerweiss

For the second year in a row, Beau’s All Natural Brewing has partnered with the Canadian Amateur Brewers Association (CABA) to turn a lucky homebrewer’s beer into a commercial brew. Last year’s beer was the Tommy Gun IPA, developed in conjunction with Beau’s by CABA members Ed Koren and Louis DeBourbon. This year’s beer is… Read More ›

Kevin Tighe, president of CABA, welcomed everyone to the event before diving into the business portion of the day.

CABA AGM shows beer lovers a good time

It was mid-November, and there were a lot of new ‘staches at the 2010 Canadian Amateur Brewers Association (CABA) Annual General Meeting. As we gathered at Duggan’s Brewery in downtown Toronto, it was clear several members had chosen to participate in the annual Movember moustache-growing charity event. However, the real news of the day was… Read More ›

Beer week in review: Nov. 8-12

As we near the end of the week, my thoughts are drifting (very often) to Saturday, when the Canadian Amateur Brewers Association (CABA) will be hosting its annual general meeting in downtown Toronto. As a national homebrewing organization with its roots in Toronto, CABA is one of those hobby organizations I’m very proud to be… Read More ›

The Canadian Amateur Brewers Association (CABA)

CABA AGM to focus on Toronto breweries

The Canadian Amateur Brewers Association (CABA) will be sticking around the City of Toronto for this year’s annual general meeting and bus tour, which will take place on Nov. 13th and kick off at Duggan’s Brewery. The CABA AGM follows a framework that doesn’t change much from year to year. The non-profit organization mixes the… Read More ›