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Mill Street to open The Beer Hall in Toronto’s Distillery District

Mill Street Brewery is aiming to bring back the beer hall environment with the launch of The Beer Hall in Toronto’s Distillery District. With plans for a soft April opening and a more formal grand opening on May 23, The Beer Hall is “a contemporary new take on the beer hall concept,” according to the… Read More ›

A slight detour to Manhattan

For six months, I hadn’t left the North. Living in Fort Smith since March, I’d only travelled to Hay River to the west once in the spring and then a weekend trip to the Folk on the Rocks music festival in Yellowknife in July. Without a pub in town, I took full advantage of being… Read More ›

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Joel Manning of Mill St. to host next Brew Master’s Dinner

It’s that time of the year for beer dinners, by the looks of it. Mill St. Brewery has announced its brewmaster, Joel Manning, will be hosting the next Brew Master’s Dinner on May 10th. With appetizers, three meal courses and a dessert, all of which will be paired with a different Mill St. beer, the… Read More ›

Review: Mill St. Barley Wine 2011

Beer: Barley Wine 2011 Brewery: Mill St. Brewery (Toronto, Ontario) Style: Barleywine Alcohol: 11.5% ABV Regular Beer In Canada readers likely know of my fondness for big beers, and so it should come as no surprise that I’m a fan of the annual barleywine release from Toronto’s Mill St. Brewery. This year’s release came in… Read More ›

Review: Mill St. Vanilla Porter

Beer: Mill St. Vanilla Porter Brewery: Mill St. Brewery (Toronto, Ontario) Style: Flavoured Porter Alcohol: 5% ABV Mill St. Brewery Vanilla Porter is the brewery’s seasonal flavoured porter. At first thought, vanilla combined with porters and stouts may seem like an odd mix, but when done well, the seemingly contrasting flavours of vanilla and dark… Read More ›

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Ontario Craft Brewers returns to Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

Ontario Craft Brewers will be returning for the second year to the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair to promote and showcase several of Ontario’s craft breweries and their beers. The Royal Brew House, a craft beer garden housed within the fair, will be pouring beers from 13 Ontario craft breweries, including: Amsterdam Brewing Beau’s All Natural… Read More ›

Ontario Craft Brewers sees sales spike during LCBO summer beer promotion

The LCBO‘s summer beer promotion paid off for Ontario Craft Brewers, which experienced a 36 per cent year-over-year increase in sales between July 18th and August 14th. During its summer beer promotion, the LCBO held 60 mini beer fairs at its various store locations to give customers a chance to sample a variety of Ontario… Read More ›

Ontario’s Speaker Peters’ final beer tasting winners chosen

Last week’s fourth annual Ontario craft beer tasting hosted by Speaker of the Legislative Assembly Steve Peters pitted 61 Ontario craft beers against each other in six beer categories. Well, now the winners have been announced, and the Queen’s Park staff and MPPs have spoken. The winners of the fourth annual tasting will be featured… Read More ›

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Episode #18: Mill St. Lemon Tea Ale

I’m a big fan of beers from Mill St. Brewery, but some of them aren’t really my style. Like this one. I’m not saying it’s a bad beer, but that it doesn’t work for me. Check out our video review of Mill St.’s Lemon Tea Ale.

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 ›