Tag Archive for ‘Granite Brewery’

Brewers Plate Toronto 2013

Brewers Plate 2013 to pair Ontario craft beer with chef-prepared food

Brewers Plate Toronto is gearing up for another night of craft beer paired with food prepared by several of the city’s local chefs. The event will take place next week on April 17 at the CBC Barbara Frum Atrium. This year, money raised from the event will go toward supporting Not Far From The Tree,… Read More ›

My own efforts at the inaugural Barrel Bragging Rights competition in 2011.

Beer writers team with pro brewers for second annual Barrel Bragging Rights

In Toronto, the third annual Toronto Beer Week is coming up, and with it, the second annual Barrel Bragging Rights competition. Pairing Toronto area beer writers with professional breweries, Barrel Bragging Rights was the big kick-off event at last year’s Toronto Beer Week. And what an event it was! The place was absolutely packed. The… Read More ›

Review: Granite Ringwood Ale

Beer: Ringwood Ale Brewery: Granite Brewery (Toronto, ON) Style: Pale Blonde Ale Alcohol: 5% ABV During my first visit to the Granite, I started with a heavy beer — namely, Gin Lane Ale, a 9% ABV barleywine. I followed that up with Ringwood Ale, which the Granite describes as a pale blonde ale. From the… Read More ›

Granite Brewery Gin Lane Ale

Review: Granite Gin Lane Ale

Beer: Gin Lane Ale Brewery: Granite Brewery (Toronto, ON) Style: Barleywine Alcohol: 9% ABV The Granite Brewery is the oldest continuously operating brewpub in Toronto. Sure, the Amsterdam was the first, but it hasn’t been a brewpub in years. Only the Granite can lay claim to the oldest continually operating brewpub in the city. Located… Read More ›

CASK and Granite hosting Beer for a Cure on April 30th

CASK will be hosting its annual fundraiser event in support of Prostate Cancer Canada at Granite Brewery on April 30th, starting at 7:00 p.m. For $65, you’ll get a four-course meal featuring paired cask ales from MacLean’s Ales and Cheshire Valley Brewing. More details and ticket information can be found on the CASK website.