Tag Archive for ‘Steam Whistle Brewing’

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 ›

Buy local — a lesson learned from the US craft beer market

It’s been a busy travel year for yours truly (one of the many reasons excuses I have for not posting regularly to Beer In Canada), and one of the things I’ve been consistently impressed with on my travels is how well communities in the United States have embraced and actively support their local breweries —… Read More ›

Steam Whistle retro beer truck

Steam Whistle goes electric with vintage hot rod

It’s good to see breweries making efforts to be environmentally-friendly, but most do it in a quiet way (with maybe a mention somewhere on their websites).

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 ›

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 ›