Category Archives: World Bubbles

International Beer Advent Calendar – Week 3

Ah…things are getting a bit hectic around here! Good thing I get to relax every night with a delicious International beer every night. Day 15 Karoo Red Amber Ale Porcupine Quill Brewing Company; South Africa 5.5% ABV Day 16 Bersalis … Continue reading

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International Beer Advent Calendar – Week Two

And here’s week number 2 of my International Beer Calendar Day 8 Weltenburger Kloster brewed according to German purity law of 1516 by Brauerei Bischofshof from Germany. 5.5% ABV Day 9 Cucapá Honey Amber Ale (Mexico) 4.5 % ABV Day 10 … Continue reading

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International Beer Advent Calendar – Week One

Advent calendars aren’t just for kids anymore…and they aren’t filled with crappy chocolate anymore either! I’ve never been more excited about Christmas in my entire adult existence than I am this year. I’m getting so much accomplished and then relaxing every … Continue reading

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Belgian Brewmasters Dinner at Craft Beer Market

Restaurant trends come and go but a couple of current trends that I am really ecstatic about are the gastro pubs and craft micro breweries that are popping up here in Calgary.  Places like National (two locations; one on 17th, the other … Continue reading

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Heir Raiser – A Royal Brew

And now for some interesting beer related world news… A brewery in Hertford, England, made a special royal baby ale called Heir Raiser. It’s made by McMullens Brewery and is described as a “light coloured, crisp refreshing pint with a light, hoppy … Continue reading

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Sapporo!!

  When out for sushi my beverage of choice is usually saki or non alcoholic ginger ale. This time I thought I’d try something completely different and have a large frosty mug of Sapporo. I was very happy with my … Continue reading

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Stiegl Radler Grapefruit – Austria

  Ah, Stiegl Radler the Ultimate Summer Sipper now available in Calgary…thanks Austria! It’s really not like a beer at all but more like a (gasp!) cooler but made with beer. Some call it a Shandy.  It’s very low in … Continue reading

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