After an enjoyable visit to East Van Brewing I wandered over to Off The Rail (aka. OTR) who was introducing their Comet Launcher Double IPA (DIPA). This was not just another beer for OTR, but a special release in celebration of their 3rd anniversary. My plan was to grab a bomber and head on home….
Phillips Brewing: Short Wave West Coast Pale Ale
“It leans more to the hop side, with the malt flavours not as prominent as the colour would indicate.”
Off the Rail: Raybuck Irish Ale
With the weather getting rather chilly, Mama Panda was in no mood to sit fireside in the back 40. Having little desire to hang out by the fire with only my thoughts and a frosty beverage, I ended up at the tying bench with an Off The Rail Raybuck Irish Ale. Yeast Van Micro Off…
Steamworks: Winter Lager, Angry Rob, and Sturgeon
The mighty Fraser River hosts some of the biggest fresh water creatures known to mankind – the incredible white sturgeon. It’s not unusual to hook into a fish that’s 9′ long or more, but when they hit 12′ you’ve just hitched that wagon to a freight train and you’re going for a ride! In this…
Stanley Park Sunsetter Peach Wheat Ale: Good vibrations
“Feel free to plop in a lemon if you’re so inclined, and kick back with some tunes.”
Stanley Park Noble Pilsner: A pleasant and comfortable brew
“one of the better west coast pilsners I’ve had of late”
Stanley Park DayTrip West Coast Lager: Double-take.
I don’t normally pick up mixed packs of beer because I generally want to do my own picking thank you very much. But we were having company over and the Stanley Park Concession Stand looked like a safe choice to offer up some options to our guests. Besides, the Mrs. Panda was in the van…