REVIEW: Unifeye by Lost Craft

Lost Craft releases Unifeye, their newest core beer. A crushable 4.2% Pale Lager, read my review about it.

REVIEW: Ontario Wet Hop Pale Ale by Nickel Brook Brewing

  ONTARIO WET HOP PALE ALE BY NICKEL BROOK BREWING STYLE: American Pale Ale ABV: 5.3% IBUs: N/A COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Burlington, ON BREWERY: Nickel Brook Brewing From Nickel Brook Brewing; “We’re celebrating the very best of local harvest season with our ‘Ontario Pale Ale’ made with 100% Ontario grown ingredients! This ‘Wet Hopped’ pale ale is…

REVIEW: Paranormal Imperial Pumpkin Ale by Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery

PARANORMAL IMPERIAL PUMPKIN ALE BY FLYING MONKEYS CRAFT BREWERY STYLE: Yam/Pumpkin Ale ABV:10% IBU: N/A COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Barrie, Ontario BREWERY: Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery From Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery; “Doused with exotic warm spices, Paranormal evokes the aromas of pumpkin pie, graham cracker crust, and the toast aura of autumn. Pouring with an otherworldly…

REVIEW: Welly One-Off Carved Out Pumpkin Ale by Wellington Brewery

CARVED OUT PUMPKIN ALE BY WELLINGTON BREWERY STYLE: Pumpkin/Yam Beer ABV: 4.6% IBU: N/A COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Guelph, ON BREWERY: Wellington Brewery From Wellington Brewery, It’s pumpkin harvest season! Carved Out Pumpkin Ale is the latest addition to our Farmers’ Market series showcasing ingredients from local food producers. Brewed with 100 locally grown pumpkins from Strom’s Farm, this…

REVIEW: Mash’n Pumpkin Ale by Lake of Bays Brewing Co.

MASH’N PUMPKIN ALE BY LAKE OF BAYS BREWING CO. STYLE: Yam/Pumpkin Beer ABV: 6% IBUs: 10 COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Baysville, ON BREWERY: Lake of Bays Brewing Co. From Lake of Bays Brewing Co., Developed by Brewer Mark Campbell, this malt-forward pumpkin ale comes in at 6% and 10IBUs. Mash’n Pumpkins is the second of our Wild North Series of…

REVIEW: Saison Dupump by Great Lakes Brewery

  SAISON DUPUMP BY GREAT LAKES BREWERY STYLE: Saison/Farmhouse Ale ABV: 5.2% IBU: 15 COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Toronto, ON (Etobicoke) BREWERY: Great Lakes Brewery From Great Lakes Brewery, One fine autumn day, one of our assistant brewers accidentally pitched saison yeast into a freshly brewed batch of our pumpkin ale.  While we all chastised him, the young…

BOOK REVIEW: The Perfect Keg by Ian Coutts

  Note: This book was sent to me by Greystone Publishing for review.   It’s been a busy summer for The Brew Head with a baby on the way and a very busy work schedule, but he managed to find time to read Ian Coutts’ “The Perfect Keg”.   I actually managed to find time…

REVIEW: Fruitstand Watermelon Wheat by Kensington Brewing Co.

FRUITSTAND WATERMELON WHEAT BY KENSINGTON BREWING CO. STYLE: Pale Wheat Ale ABV: 4.5% IBU:  13 COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Toronto, ON BREWERY: Keningston Brewing Co. From Kensington Brewing Co.; As a nod to the dozen or so fruit stands that line the streets of Kensington Market, we’ve brewed a light and crisp wheat beer fermented with 100% all natural…

REVIEW: Baldwin FishEYE-PA by Kensington Brewing Co.

BALDWIN FISHEYE-PA BY KENSINGTON BREWING CO. STYLE: India Pale Ale ABV: 6.5% IBU: 70 COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Toronto, ON BREWERY: Keningston Brewing Co. From Kensington Brewing Co.; Named after Kensington Market’s (in)famous fishmongers on Baldwin Street, FishEYE is a bold and assertive India Pale Ale. We use 4 different varieties of American hops and a heavy dose of…

REVIEW: Vintage Lager by Hogsback Brewing Co.

VINTAGE LAGER BY HOGSBACK BREWING CO. STYLE: Pale Lager ABV: 5.2% IBU: N/A COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Ottawa, ON BREWERY: Hogsback Brewing Co. From Hogsback Brewing Co., Our inaugural and flagship style is a European-inspired lager with superior flavour derived from using only premium ingredients combining three malt types (2-Row, Munich and Vienna), unique Saaz hops and German lager…

REVIEW: Hefeweizen by Smithworks Brewing Co.

HEFEWEIZEN BY SMITHWORKS BREWING CO. STYLE: Hefeweizen ABV: 5% IBU:N/A COUNTRY: Canada REGION: Peterborough, ON BREWERY: Smithworks Brewing Co. From Smithworks Brewing Co;  Our inaugural beer is Hefeweizen, an unfiltered natural wheat beer. This is a rich bubbly thirst quencher. The aromas and flavours are bready, spicy and fruity.  Hefeweizen will be available by the glass in our…