Craft Beer

Vancouver Craft Beer Week Gala

Vancouver Craft Beer Week Gala

Party pictures from the first-ever Vancouver Magazine International Craft Beer Awards.

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Best Strong

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Best Strong

These high-alcohol brews, ranging from seven to 10 percent alcohol by volume, are meant for slow, mindful sipping. Their f...

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Specialty

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Specialty

The domain of mad scientists and extreme adventurers, specialty beers flaunt purity laws in pursuit of unbridled flavour. ...

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Hybrid

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Hybrid

Here are easy-drinking, approachable ales with a lightly hoppy presentation and enough gentle malt flavours to satisfy rep...

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Brown and Porter

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Brown and Porter

Toasted and roasted grains lend a dark brown colour and notes of bread crust, hazelnut, chocolate, molasses, and sometimes...

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Imperial IPA

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Imperial IPA

Imperial IPA Also known as Double IPA, this amber ale is a dialled-up version of the IPA, higher in both

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Craft Beer Awards 2015 Winner: Best North American Ale

Craft Beer Awards 2015 Winner: Best North American Ale

The boldly bitter and fragrant hop varieties that distinguish these ales have already become incredibly popular since they...

Craft Beer Awards 2015 Winner: Belgian and Sour

Craft Beer Awards 2015 Winner: Belgian and Sour

Given the wide array of characterful beers traditional to Belgium, the broad range of styles here should come as no

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Craft Beer Awards 2015 Winner: Best Pilsner

Craft Beer Awards 2015 Winner: Best Pilsner

These crystal-clear golden lagers are designed to be crisp and refreshing. They present delicate bread or cereal-grain not...

Craft Beer Awards 2015 Winner: Best Other Lager

Craft Beer Awards 2015 Winner: Best Other Lager

The word “lager” calls to mind a golden-yellow brew – even, at its most ubiquitous, the sweet, light-fla...

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Best of Show

Craft Beer Awards 2015: Best of Show

A local hero takes the top prize in our first international competition.

Craft Beer Awards 2015 Winner: U.K. Ale

Craft Beer Awards 2015 Winner: U.K. Ale

These will take you back to dear ol’ Blighty.