Episode 171 – Slackwater Brewing Feat. Liam and Kelsey Peyton

https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/44297985/download.mp3   On this episode the boys sit down with Liam and Kelsey Peyton of Slackwater Brewing out of Penticton BC in the Okanagan.  Tune in now. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 170 – Mainstreet Brewing Feat. Azlan Graves

https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/44200695/download.mp3On this episode the crew sits down with Azlan the head brewer of Main Street Brewing in Vancouver. We discuss the breweries history as well as their new brews. Tune in now. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 169 – Dageraad Brewing Feat. Ben Coli

On this episode the Boys had Ben Coli founder of Dageraad Brewing in Burnaby on the show. We discussed many things including two new beer the Still Solo House Party and the Sterke Soelaas. Tune in now! Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine … Continue reading Episode 169 – Dageraad Brewing Feat. Ben Coli

Episode 168 Feat Brent Mills – Four Winds Pils Pack (The Crispy Boi’s Strike Back)

  On this episode of Pacific Beer Chat we had the great pleasure to have Brent Mills of Four Winds Brewing on the show to talk about the brewery and also their Version Two of their Collaboration Pils Pack.  This time the pils pack was a virtual collaboration with Ontario breweries. Podcaster Involved: Mike G … Continue reading Episode 168 Feat Brent Mills – Four Winds Pils Pack (The Crispy Boi’s Strike Back)

Episode 167 – Settlement Brewing Co

  On this episode the boys sat down with Tom (Head Brewer) and Reuben of Settlement Brewing Co formerly Postmark Brewing.  We sampled their Portside Pilsner, Good News Hazy Pale Ale, Mood Lighting Oatmeal Stout and the Homeboy West Coast Pale Ale.  We are glad this episode turned out as zoom failed multiple times during … Continue reading Episode 167 – Settlement Brewing Co

Episode 166 – Chatting with Kevin from Silver Valley Brewing

  On this episode we sat down on Zoom with Kevin of Silver Valley Brewing to talk on a few of his latest brews.  The three beer we discuss are the Dark Necessities Mocha Stout, Interstate Rye IPA and Space Lord Hazy Sour IPA.  Tune in now to find out more. Podcaster Involved: Mike G … Continue reading Episode 166 – Chatting with Kevin from Silver Valley Brewing

Episode 165 – S&O-Dageraad Quarantine Collab

  On this episode the boys sit down to a pair of beers of beers that were born out of the Isolation felt through the Pandemic.  Steel and Oak Brewing made the "Steel & Oak Loves Dageraad" and Dageraad Brewing created "Dageraad Loves Steel & Oak".  Both are Imperial Stouts based on the same recipe … Continue reading Episode 165 – S&O-Dageraad Quarantine Collab

Episode 164 – Dog Mountain Brewing

  On this episode the crew sat down to a selection of beer from Dog Mountain Brewing out of Port Alberni BC on Vancouver Island Brewing.  Tune in now. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Cam of Pacific Beer Chat Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram … Continue reading Episode 164 – Dog Mountain Brewing

Episode 163 – What’s Brewing Tasting Panel Dessert Beers

  On This Episode we were lucky enough to have Dave Smith of What's Brewing Magazine join us about the Winter Tasting panel in this issue of the magazine.   We also had guests Lundy Dale and Mike Ansley.  The theme this episode was Desert Beers and we consumed Bad Tattoo Brewing PB Chocolate Porter, Moody … Continue reading Episode 163 – What’s Brewing Tasting Panel Dessert Beers

Episode 162 – Steve’s Grab Bag

  On this episode Steve and Mike met up in an unnamed park and enjoyed a sampling of beer Steve wanted to try.  Beers included from Collective Arts Brewing, Cigar City Brewing, Against the Grain and Almanac Beer Co. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Steve of Pacific Beer Chat Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 161 – Black is Beautiful & Homebrew

  On this episode we cover 2 home brews from Mike and then one from North Paw Brewing.  Mikes Beers were a double IPA as well as my version of Black is Beautiful.  For North Paw Brewing we drank their version of Black is Beautiful.  Tune in to listen now. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific … Continue reading Episode 161 – Black is Beautiful & Homebrew

Episode 160 – Fraser Mills Fermentation Co. 2

  On this episode we sit down to a selection of brews form Fraser Mills Fermentation.  We tried Old Railway Oatmeal Stout, Deep Ocean Ale, Tømerhugger Helles Lager and Spica's Dry Hopped Sour Cans.  Tune in now. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad … Continue reading Episode 160 – Fraser Mills Fermentation Co. 2

Episode 159 – Barn Owl Brewing

  On this episode the crew had the pleasure of sitting down socially distanced with Barn Owl Brewing's Gary Brucker.  The brewery is located in Kelowna in the Mission neighborhood. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 158 Live On Indie Beer Show

  On this episode we had the honor of jumping on the live stream episode of Indie Beer Show out of San Diego California.  Forgive the audio it was done live and sometimes there are complications with audio.  Find the Show notes Below. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Cam of Pacific Beer Chat … Continue reading Episode 158 Live On Indie Beer Show

Episode 157 – Okanagan Beers In the Park 2

  On this episode of Pacific Beer Chat Mike welcomes Steve back for a session in the park.  For the beers we covered 4 beer from the Okanagan and one from Squamish.  The Breweries are Slackwater Brewing, Kettle River Brewing, Neighbourhood Brewing and from Squamish A Frame Brewing.  Tune in to learn more.  Thanks to … Continue reading Episode 157 – Okanagan Beers In the Park 2

Episode 156 – Backcountry Pt2 Oops! All Sours!

On Part 2 of our Backcountry Brewing beer series Jordan supplied 6 different and compelling kettle sours.  This episode has our Guest Matt as a host.   Tune in now. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 155 – Backcountry Brewing Part 1

    On this episode Jordan brought a selection of Squamish's Backcountry Brewing beer.  The beers ran the gamut with an IPA, Pale Ale a Pilsner and a Session Ale.  This episode has our Guest Matt as a host.  Tune in now. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad Warren … Continue reading Episode 155 – Backcountry Brewing Part 1

Episode 155 Supplemental – Mead Matt

  On this episode we introduce Matt a very well respected home brewer, mead maker and bee keeper. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 154 -Strange Fellows Brewing On Location

  On this episode the crew had the pleaser of sitting down with Aaron Jonckheere and Iain Hill on location at Strange Fellows Brewing in East Vancouver all while socially distanced.  Tune in now and learn all about it. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats … Continue reading Episode 154 -Strange Fellows Brewing On Location

Episode 153 – Patina Brewing On Site

  Recently we sat down Socially Distant with Patina Brewing in Port Coquitlam.  We spoke with Will their Head Brewer and Sarah the Front of House Manager.  We talk their beer and their food program.  Tune in now. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 152 – Okanagan Beers in the Park

On this episode Cam, Warren and Mike hung out in Castle Park in Port Coquitlam again and tried out a selection of brews from the Okanagan.  These included 2 from Slackwater Brewing, one from Cannery Brewing and one from Copper Brewing.  This means three beer from Penticton and one from Kelowna in the Okanagan region … Continue reading Episode 152 – Okanagan Beers in the Park

Episode 151 – The Homebrew Episode

    On this episode Cam, Warren and Mike bring some of their home brew to share and talk about.  We started out with Cam's Leftover ISA a Hazy ISA that he used his leftover hops.  We then moved on to Mike's three entries.  First was his first ever batch of home brew in a … Continue reading Episode 151 – The Homebrew Episode

Episode 150 – Hired Guns Creative

  Cam met up with Leif from Hired Guns to have a few beers and discuss the history of their company, and the process they go through for designing the labels they are so well known for. Beers discussed, Longwood Cranberry Rhubarb Sour, SOB Stiff Jab, and Driftwood Crooked Coast. Podcaster Involved: Cam of Pacific Beer … Continue reading Episode 150 – Hired Guns Creative

Episode 149 – On Location at Mariner Brewing

On this episode we socially distanced an Interview at Mariner Brewing in Coquitlam with Byron and the new head brewer Jason Armitage.  Tune in to hear all about the brews and what is going on at the brewery. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer … Continue reading Episode 149 – On Location at Mariner Brewing

Episode 148 – Taylight Brewing On Location

  On this episode we sat down socially distant with Goldwin Chan head brewer of Taylight Brewing (Port Coquitlam) in the back of the brewery.  Tune in for another on location special episode of Pacific Beer Chat. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Jordan … Continue reading Episode 148 – Taylight Brewing On Location

Episode 147 – Drinking Legally in the Park

On this episode we sad down in Gates Park in Port Coquitlam to enjoy the new pilot program that allows drinking in some parks.  Join us as we try 4 brews from Bomber Brewing as well as one from Glutenberg out of Quebec. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing … Continue reading Episode 147 – Drinking Legally in the Park

Episode 146 – On Location at Parkside Brewing

  On this episode of Pacific Beer Chat the boys got out to Parkside Brewery for a socially distant episode with Sam Payne co-owner of the brewery.  Tune in for another on location special episode of Pacific Beer Chat. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing … Continue reading Episode 146 – On Location at Parkside Brewing

Episode 145 – Land & Sea Brewing

  On this episode the crew sat down to a set of brews from Land & Sea Brewing out of Comox on Vancouver Island.  Cheers to Cam for picking these up on a work trip. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Cam of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Jordan of Pitt Craft … Continue reading Episode 145 – Land & Sea Brewing

Episode 144 – Another Beer Co.

In this episode we sit down with Alex and Clete at abc, (another beer co), to learn a bit about the companies origins and their first year in operation. We taste some of their current offerings, and get some good stories. Tune in for another on location special episode of Pacific Beer Chat. Podcaster Involved: … Continue reading Episode 144 – Another Beer Co.

Episode 143 – Ace Brewing

  On this episode Pacific Beer Chat's crew sat down to a selection of beer from Ace Brewing out of Courtenay BC on Vancouver Island. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer Dad Cam of Pacific Beer Chat Intro By Conundrum … Continue reading Episode 143 – Ace Brewing

Episode 142 – Fraser Mills Fermentation Co

On this episode we finally get to check out Warren's new Brewery Fraser Mills Fermentation. This is a brewery, cidery and at some point a meadery. Listen in to hear about their beer, cider and whats to come. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat … Continue reading Episode 142 – Fraser Mills Fermentation Co

Episode 141 – Old Yale Regional IPA Mixer

  On this episode the crew hooked up on Zoom to sample the Regional IPA Mixed pack from Old Yale Brewery. The mixer is part of their Trailblazer Series. Tune in to learn more. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat Jordan of Pitt Craft Beer … Continue reading Episode 141 – Old Yale Regional IPA Mixer

Pacific Beer Chat – Pint Counterpint 2

  This episode of Pint Counterpint Carnell and Dan discuss 4 burning questions. What brewery is a Boomber Brewery? Who is the worst person in the brewery? What is the worst thing you hear in a brewery? Who is going to close? Podcasters Involved: Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat Dan of TMFDJ Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 140 – Four Winds Pils Pack

https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/26669360/download.mp3   This episode the crew was back on Zoom to discuss the Four Winds Brewing collaborative Pils Pack that they produced with Dageraad Brewing, House of Funk Brewing, Fernie Brewing and Superflux Beer Company.  Tune in to hear all about it. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Steve of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser … Continue reading Episode 140 – Four Winds Pils Pack

Episode 139 – COVID-19 Feat. Jorden Foss

  The crew is back now on Zoom to discuss the ins and outs of the Covid-19 pandemic and how consumers can help keep local breweries and local businesses open during this crazy time.   We had the pleasure of having Jorden Foss of Steel & Oak Brewing an Beer Life podcast on for this discussion. … Continue reading Episode 139 – COVID-19 Feat. Jorden Foss

Episode 138 – Sunshine Coast Beers

  On this episode the crew sampled brews and a Gin from the Sunshine Coast in BC.  The drinks included Tapworks Brewing's Out of Bounds Tart IPA and HWY 102 Oatmeal Stout, 101 Brewhouse and Distillery Tall Faller Hazy IPA and their 101 Gin.  Tune in to hear all about them. Podcaster Involved: Mike G … Continue reading Episode 138 – Sunshine Coast Beers

Episode 137 – Mad Laboratory Distilling

  On this episode Mike had the chance to talk with Scott of Mad Laboratory Distilling our of South Vancouver.  Tune in to hear about their spirits and their current project making  alcohol wipes to help combat Covid-19. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Scott of Mad Laboratory Distilling. Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram  

Episode 136 – Kamloops Beers

On this episode Mike shared a selection of beers from the city of Kamloops in the Thompson Valley of British Columbia.  These included beers from Alchemy Brewing, Red Collar Brewing and Iron Road Brewing.  Tune in and learn about the brews. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Jordan … Continue reading Episode 136 – Kamloops Beers

Episode 135 – Coffee Beers

  On this episode we sat down to a selection of coffee beers.  Three beers were collaborations for Hopwired Festival 2020 and one collab not poured at the festival.  We enjoyed Untitled Coffee Gose from Russell Brewing, To Be Frank Coffee Stout from Vice & Virtue Brewing, Peche Mortel from Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel and … Continue reading Episode 135 – Coffee Beers

Episode 133 – Hopwired 2020

  On this episode Mike headed out to Hopwired  Festival an indie beer and artisan coffee festival.  Each beer at the festival has been paired brewed using a small coffee roasters coffee with the majority of the beers being made specifically for this festival.  Beers came from as far East as Quebec and as far … Continue reading Episode 133 – Hopwired 2020

Episode 131 – Steve’s Selections

  On this episode Steve brought a selection of beers he just wanted to try.  Those included beer from Moody Ales, Bridge Brewing, Lighthouse Brewing, Modern Times and Twin Sails Brewing. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat Steve of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Cam of Pacific Beer Chat … Continue reading Episode 131 – Steve’s Selections

Episode 130 – Persephone Brewing

  On this episode we sat down to a selection of beers from Persephone Brewing out of Gibsons BC.   The beers were Pink Guava Sour, Mocha Porter and their 2017 Barley Wine. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat Steve of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Cam of Pacific Beer … Continue reading Episode 130 – Persephone Brewing

Episode 129 – A Decade of Change

  On this episode Carnell talks about some of the breweries that have been most impactful around Metro Vancouver.  The beers we discussed are Parallel 49 Brewing Ruby Trears, Dageraad Brewing Amber, Boombox Brewing Don't Call it a Comeback Double IPA and Field House Brewing Dark Sour. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Carnell … Continue reading Episode 129 – A Decade of Change

Episode 128 – Homebrew, Ravens and White Sails

  On this episode we sit down to a pair of home brew from Cam including a Pale Ale and a Bourbon oak aged Russian Imperial Stout as well as Ravens Brewing Birds Aren't Real Wild Farmhouse Ale and White Sails Brewing Barrel Aged Belgian Black. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Carnell of Pacific … Continue reading Episode 128 – Homebrew, Ravens and White Sails

Episode 127 – Bells and Jam

  On this episode we sat down to two brews from Bell's Brewery Black Notes Broubon Barrel Stout 2017, Expedition Stout and then the collab between Twin Sails Brewing and House of Funk Brewing Jock Jams. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Carnell of Pacific Beer Chat Banny of https://brewsbabesbanny.com/ Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine … Continue reading Episode 127 – Bells and Jam

Episode 126 – Silver Valley Brewing

  On this episode we had the honor of having Kevin of Silver Valley Brewing back on the show at our home base.  Tune in to learn all about his Piece of Pie Salted Butter Pecan Stout a collaboration with Good Buddy Brewing, Super Massive Black Hole Coffee Bourbon Stout, Madness Double IPA and his … Continue reading Episode 126 – Silver Valley Brewing

Episode 125 – Strange fellows Fellowship Year 1

  On this episode we sit down to 4 brews from the Fellowship club at Strange Fellows.  This was the first Fellowship club. Tune in to find out more about the beers! Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Steve H of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazing Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram  

Episode 124 – Variety Pack

  On this episode we sit down to a selection of brews from 4 different breweries including Twin Sails Brewing, Love Shack Libations, 9 Mile Legacy and Wild Ambition Brewing. Tune in to find out more about the beers! Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Steve H of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats … Continue reading Episode 124 – Variety Pack

Episode 123 – Maritime Beer Exchange

  On this episode of Pacific Beer Chat we sat down to a group of beers coming from the Maritime Provinces of Canada.  These beers came via trades with both the Atlantic Canada Beer Blog and 902 Brewcast.  Beers from Church Brewing Co, North Brewing, 2 Crows Brewing and Trailway Brewing. Tune in to find … Continue reading Episode 123 – Maritime Beer Exchange

Episode 121 – BC Beer Awards Recap

On this episode we continue to talk about the BC Beer awards. This episode they recap the awards and what their musings. Podcaster Involved: Carnell of Breward Inlet Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazing Banny of https://brewsbabesbanny.com/ Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 120 – BC Beer Awards

  2019 was the 10th Anniversary of the BC Beer Awards.  The event took place on October 19, 2019 at the Croatian Cultural Centre in Vancouver.  Tune in to learn all about it. For the full winners list click here. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Carnell of Breward Inlet Banny of https://brewsbabesbanny.com/ Intro By Conundrum … Continue reading Episode 120 – BC Beer Awards

Episode 118 – Wild Ambition Brewing

  On this episode we sit down to a selection of beers from Wild Ambition Brewing out of Kelowna.  We drank their Painted Caves Barrel Aged Dark Sour, A Single Branch Barrel aged red sour with Oyama grown balaton cherries and the Imaginal Phase a Rye Saison.  We also had a treat from Pressure Drop … Continue reading Episode 118 – Wild Ambition Brewing

Episode 117 – Bench Brewing

On this episode we sit down to a trio of beers from Bench Brewing from Ontario soon to launch in British Columbia.Tune in to learn more about the brewery and beers. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Carnell of Breward Inlet Banny of https://brewsbabesbanny.com/ Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 116 – UK Beer Exchange

  On this episode Mike shared 4 beer that he got in trade from a friend from the UK.  The beers were from Campervan Brewery, Black Isle Brewing, Tempest Brewing and Buxton Brewery. Tune in to learn more about the brewery and beers. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Cam H of Pacific Beer Chat … Continue reading Episode 116 – UK Beer Exchange

Schadenfreude Pumpkin Oktoberfest – Parallel 49 Brewing

From East Vancouver’s Parallel 49 Brewing comes their “Schadenfreude Pumpkin Oktoberfest".  The beer pours a deep amber orange with an off white head.  The aroma consists of malt, pumpkin, nutmeg, allspice, ginger and some sweetness.  The flavour is of nutmeg, allspice, ginger, hint of dark fruit, lots of malt, mild bitterness and some sweetness in … Continue reading Schadenfreude Pumpkin Oktoberfest – Parallel 49 Brewing

Episode 115 – Iron Road Brewing

  On this episode we sat down to a selection of beer from Iron Road Brewing out of Kamloops. Tune in to learn more about the brewery and beers. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazing Jason Armitage of Big Ridge Brewing Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram  

Episode 114 – What’s Brewing Tasting Panel #2 West Coast IPA’s

  This is our second official tasting panel episode with Whats Brewing Magazine in conjunction with Legacy Liquor Store in Vancouver.  The magazine is a quarterly and each issue has a tasting panel that features a style of beer.  Editor Dave Smith hooked up with us to do a podcast version of the tasting panel to highlight … Continue reading Episode 114 – What’s Brewing Tasting Panel #2 West Coast IPA’s

Episode 113 – Big Ridge Brewing

On this episode we had the pleasure of sitting down with Jason Armitage head brewer of Big Ridge Brewing in Surrey.Tune in to learn more about the brewery and beers.Podcaster Involved:Mike G of Pacific Beer ChatWarren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing MagazineSteve H of Pacific Beer ChatJason Armitage of Big Ridge BrewingDave of What’s BrewingIntro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Pod Pack – Vancouver Island Brewing

Vancouver Island Brewing out of Victoria has devised a really cool collaboration pack that is also helping to benefit Coastal Wildlife.  This 4 - 473ml can pack has 4 different beers and $1 from each pack will be donated to preserving Wild B.C. salmon stocks, a vital food source for our southern resident killer whales.  … Continue reading Pod Pack – Vancouver Island Brewing

Episode 111 – Ile Sauvage Brewing

    On this episode we sit down to our first brews on the show from Victoria's Ile Sauvage Brewing a brewery that does mostly sour ales. Tune in to learn more about the brewery and beers Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Cam H of Pacific Beer Chat Chris of Dageraad Brewing Intro By Conundrum … Continue reading Episode 111 – Ile Sauvage Brewing

Episode 110 – Iron Road Brewing

  Mike had the pleasure of heading up to Kamloops for work recently and he stopped into Iron Road Brewing to talk about their brewery.  This is a short interview but we will be drinking some of their beer on a future episode. Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 108 – BC and Alberta Beer Share

  On this episode while still in Nelson Mike had new friends Shawn and Kenzie from Alberta on the show.  We shared our own local beers from Metro Vancouver and Calgary.  Beers from Breweries including Field House Brewing (Collab with Steel & Oak Brewing), Cabin Brewing, Dageraad Brewing, Last Best Brewing, Field House Brewing, Railyard … Continue reading Episode 108 – BC and Alberta Beer Share

Episode 106 – Backroads Brewing

  On this episode Mike sat down with Brent from Backroads Brewing in Nelson BC in the Kootenays.  Backroads is up the hill and down the block from Torchlight Brewing form out last episode. Tune in to learn more about the brewery and beers Podcaster Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Sakari Guava Sour – FUGGLES & WARLOCK CRAFTWORKS

From Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks in Richmond comes there “Sakari Guava Sour".  This kettle sour pours much like a New England IPA with a very cloudy orange with a white head.  The aroma consists of guava, citrus, ripe fruit and tartness with a good sweetness in the finish.  The flavour is of guava, lemon, ripe … Continue reading Sakari Guava Sour – FUGGLES & WARLOCK CRAFTWORKS

Episode 105 – Torchlight Brewing

  On this episode Mike found himself in Nelson BC in the Kootenays camping and drinking beer.  This episode he sat down with the owners of Torchlight Brewing as we discussed their beer and all other topics. Tune in to learn more about these beers. Podcasters Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Intro By Conundrum … Continue reading Episode 105 – Torchlight Brewing

Helles – Angry Hen Brewing

From Angry Hen Brewing out of Kaslo in the Kootenays comes their "Helles" lager.  The beer pours a golden colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of grainy notes with citrusy fruit and a sweetness.  The flavour is of grainy, bready malts, citrus, sweetness, mild bitterness and grapefruit rind.  The alcohol content comes in … Continue reading Helles – Angry Hen Brewing

Episode 104 – VCBW Live

[Embed]https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/18426422/download.mp3[/embed] On this episode Carnell and Banny spent the day out at Vancouver Craft Beer Weeks beer festival. Tune in to hear all about it. Podcasters Involved: Carnell of Breward Inlet Banny of https://brewsbabesbanny.com/ Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 103 – Gladstone Brewing + John Mitchell Tribute

  On this episode we dive into a selection of beer from Gladstone Brewing out of Courtney on Vancouver Island. We also have a few tributes to the late John Mitchell a legend in Canadian craft beer who passed away recently. Tune in to learn more about these beers. Podcasters Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer … Continue reading Episode 103 – Gladstone Brewing + John Mitchell Tribute

Prime Time – Bridge Brewing Company

From Bridge Brewing Company in North Vancouver comes their "Prime Time" a no compromise low calorie and low carb beer.  The beer pours a golden colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of citrus notes an lots of floral hops.  The flavour is of citrus, mild citrus pith, low bitterness , grassiness and a … Continue reading Prime Time – Bridge Brewing Company

Episode 102 – Sookram’s Brewing Co and Viking Braggot Co

  On this episode we sit down to a set of beer from the latest brewery out of Winnipeg Manitoba Sookram's Brewing.  We also checked out a Braggot from Viking Braggot Co out of Oregon. Tune in to learn more about the beers and the braggot. Podcasters Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser … Continue reading Episode 102 – Sookram’s Brewing Co and Viking Braggot Co

Sparkle and Shine Saison – SILVER VALLEY BREWING

From Silver Valley Brewing out of Maple Ridge comes their “Sparkle and Shine Saison".  The beer pours a cloudy orange colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of citrus, bubblegum, sweetness, grain and spices.  The flavour is of grain, citrus, grapefruit pith, bubblegum, sweetness, spices and some resin in the finish.  The alcohol content … Continue reading Sparkle and Shine Saison – SILVER VALLEY BREWING

Sunrise Sour Gose – COAL HARBOUR BREWING

From Coal Harbour Brewing in Vancouver comes their “Sunrise Sour Gose".  The beer pours a murky deep orange with a quickly dissipating head.  The aroma consists of lemon, citrsuy, funk, sweetness and some spices and salt in the end.  The flavour is of tartness up front with lemon, puckering citrus, spices, bready malts and salt.  … Continue reading Sunrise Sour Gose – COAL HARBOUR BREWING

Episode 101 – What’s Brewing Tasting Panel – What Gose ‘Round

  This is our first official tasting panel episode with Whats Brewing Magazine in conjunction with Legacy Liquor Store in Vancouver.  The magazine is a quarterly and each issue has a tasting panel that features a style of beer.  Editor Dave Smith hooked up with us to do a podcast version of the tasting panel … Continue reading Episode 101 – What’s Brewing Tasting Panel – What Gose ‘Round

Episode 100 – Cellar-bration

  On this 100th episode we raided the cellar to find some seriously epic brews.  We had beer from Deep Dark Wood Brewing, Parallel 49, Deschutes, Surly Brewing and a home brew Barley Wine from Warren. Tune in to learn more about these beers. Podcasters Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats … Continue reading Episode 100 – Cellar-bration

Money City Maniac: Dark Coffee Cerveza – SILVER VALLEY BREWING

From Silver Valley Brewing out of Maple Ridge comes their “Money City Maniac: Dark Coffee Cerveza".  The beer pours a deep brown colour with a tan head.  The aroma consists of coffee, caramel, mild roast and sweetness.  the flavour is of caramel, toffee, coffee, mild bitterness, roasted malts, ash and some grainy finish.  The alcohol … Continue reading Money City Maniac: Dark Coffee Cerveza – SILVER VALLEY BREWING

QUEENSBOROUGH GIN TWST PINEAPPLE SPICE – CENTRAL CITY BREWERS & DISTILLERS

From Central City Brewers & Distillers in Surrey comes their “Queensborough Gin Twst Pineapple Spice".  The premade cocktail pours a cloudy white with little to no head.  The aroma consists of pineapple, candied pineapple, mild spice sweetness and notes of gin.  The flavour is of pineapple, candied pineapple, mild spice sweetness with the botanicals of … Continue reading QUEENSBOROUGH GIN TWST PINEAPPLE SPICE – CENTRAL CITY BREWERS & DISTILLERS

Tiny Umbrella Double IPA – COAL HARBOUR BREWING

From Coal Harbour Brewing in Vancouver comes their “Tiny Umbrella" a Pineapple and Passion Fruit Double IPA.  The beer pours a murky orange with a white head.  The aroma consists of vanilla, stone fruit, pineapple, passion fruit, mango and an overall sweet finish.  The flavour is of vanilla, stone fruit, pineapple, passion fruit, mango, herbal … Continue reading Tiny Umbrella Double IPA – COAL HARBOUR BREWING

Episode 98 – Local Beer Showcase

  On this episode Warren brought us a trio of brews from New Westminster and Port Moody. The beers came from Steel & Oak Brewing in Collaboration with Brassneck, Moody Ales and also a Moody Ales and Another Beer Company collaboration the Another Moody Triple IPA Skinny Jeans Edition. Tune in to learn more about … Continue reading Episode 98 – Local Beer Showcase

QUEENSBOROUGH GIN TWST Mango Lemonade – CENTRAL CITY BREWERS & DISTILLERS

From Central City Brewers & Distillers in Surrey comes their “Queensborough Gin Twst Mango Lemonade".  The premade cocktail pours a yellow colour with a very quickly disappearing white head.  The aroma consists of big mango notes, lemon, sweetness and almost vanilla.  The flavour is of mango, lemon, vanilla, sweetness and gin notes including botanicals.  The … Continue reading QUEENSBOROUGH GIN TWST Mango Lemonade – CENTRAL CITY BREWERS & DISTILLERS

Black Days Black IPA – SILVER BREWING VALLEY

From Silver Valley Brewing out of Maple Ridge comes their "Black Days Black IPA". The beer pours a black colour with a brown head. The aroma consists of roasted malts, ash, hint of coffee and some floral notes. The flavour is of chocolate, roasted malts, earth, ash, bitterness and coffee. The alcohol content comes in … Continue reading Black Days Black IPA – SILVER BREWING VALLEY

Episode 97 – Central City Brewing and Distilling

For this episode we sat down to brews, pre-mixed cocktails and some gin and tonics from Central City Brewers & Distillers. Tune in to learn more about these beers. Podcasters Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / Whats Brewing Magazine Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, Instagram

Episode 96 – Granville Island Brewing New Core

For this episode Carnell and Banny headed out to talk with Kevin the head brewer at Granville Island Brewing. They may be owned by Molson but they make some tasty beer. Tune in to learn more about this local brewery. Podcasters Involved: Carnell of Breward Inlet Banny of https://brewsbabesbanny.com/ Intro By Conundrum – Website, Facebook, … Continue reading Episode 96 – Granville Island Brewing New Core

Dew Point Amarillo Farmhouse IPA – Wild Ambition Brewing

From Wild Ambition Brewing in Kelowna comes their "Dew Point Amarillo Farmhouse IPA".  The beer pours a mildly cloudy orange colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of tropical fruit, barnyard funk and wheat.  The flavour is of tropical fruit, citrus, grapefruit pith, barnyard funk, saison like spices, resin, wheat and a mild bitterness.  … Continue reading Dew Point Amarillo Farmhouse IPA – Wild Ambition Brewing

Episode 95 – Slackwater Brewing

When in Penticton for the Okanagan Fest-Of-Ale I was able to stop in to Slackwater Brewing. They expect to open early this summer. Tune in to learn more about what is to come from this exciting project. Podcasters Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Jason Van Rassel of Original Levity, Avenue Magazine Edmonton Intro … Continue reading Episode 95 – Slackwater Brewing

Episode 94 – Black Seas Collide (Silver Valley Brewing Collab)

Bonus Episode! A few weeks back we as Pacific Beer Chat headed out to Silver Valley Brewing to create our first ever commercial collaboration brew. Tune in here to hear about the brew day. The beer is now on tap at the brewery so head out to try the Black Seas Collide Gose a beer … Continue reading Episode 94 – Black Seas Collide (Silver Valley Brewing Collab)

Episode 93 – Okanagan Fest-Of-Ale 2019

It was that time of year again. I (Mike) headed back up to the Okanagan Fest-Of-Ale to partake in one of my favourite yearly beer festivals in the province. Once again I was a judge for the festival and once again I was able to record some audio with some of the newer breweries in … Continue reading Episode 93 – Okanagan Fest-Of-Ale 2019

Tennessee Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Milk Stout – BNA Brewing

From BNA Brewing in Kelowna comes their “Tennessee Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Milk Stout".  The beer pours an opaque black colour with a brown head.  The aroma consists of oak, bourbon, vanilla, chocolate, anise and an overall sweetness.  The flavour is of bourbon, oak, vanilla, chocolate, anise, lactose, ash, some bitterness and a finish of … Continue reading Tennessee Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Milk Stout – BNA Brewing

Episode 92 – Pints From The ‘Peg

On this episode we sat down to 6 brews from Winnipeg Manitoba on that far Central Canada Pacific Coast lol. The breweries were Stone Angel Brewing, Devil May Care Brewing and Kilter Brewing. Tune in to learn more about these beers. Podcasters Involved: Mike G of Pacific Beer Chat Warren of Fraser Mills fermentation / … Continue reading Episode 92 – Pints From The ‘Peg

Dead of Night Galaxy IPA – BACKCOUNTRY BREWING

From Backcountry Brewing in Squamish comes their “Dead of Night Galaxy IPA".  The beer pours a murky orange with a white head.  The aroma consists of tropical fruit, some dankness and green hops.  The flavour is of tropical fruit, mango, pineapple, orange juice, dank, green and herbal hops.  The alcohol content comes in at 6.6% … Continue reading Dead of Night Galaxy IPA – BACKCOUNTRY BREWING

Dirty Blonde Ale – CENTRAL CITY BREWERS & DISTILLERS

From Central City Brewers & Distillers (Red Racer Brewing) in Surrey comes their “Dirty Blonde Ale".  The beer pours a golden colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of fruity citrus notes, grain and some sweetness in the finish.  The flavour is of lemon, overall citrus, grain, biscuit, grassy hops and a little bite … Continue reading Dirty Blonde Ale – CENTRAL CITY BREWERS & DISTILLERS

Superfruit IPA for Autism – CENTRAL CITY BREWERS & DISTILLERS

From Central City Brewers & Distillers (Red Racer Brewing) in Surrey comes their “Superfruit IPA for Autism".  Two dollars from every 6 pack goes to Autism research.  The beer pours a murky deep orange with a white head.  The aroma consists of fruity mango, pineapple, orange, citrus rind, pine and some caramel.  The flavour is … Continue reading Superfruit IPA for Autism – CENTRAL CITY BREWERS & DISTILLERS

Murder City – Dageraad Brewing (2 CROWS BREWING)

From Dageraad Brewing out of Barnaby in Collaboration with 2 Crows Brewing out of Halifax comes a multi coast collaboration in "Murder City" a Norwegian farmhouse session ale dry-hopped with Citra and Motueka.  The beer pours a cloudy yellow colour with a white head.  The aroma consist of pith, farmhouse yeast, citrus and grain.  The … Continue reading Murder City – Dageraad Brewing (2 CROWS BREWING)

Chainsaws For Hands – Town Square Brewing

From Town Square Brewing in Edmonton Alberta comes their "Chainsaws For Hands" a Rye & Ginger Sour.  The beer pours a cloudy orange colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of ginger, lemon, tartness rye spice and a sweet finish.  The flavour is of lemon, ginger, tartness, grain, rye spice with a sweet finish.  … Continue reading Chainsaws For Hands – Town Square Brewing

Episode 91 – Silver Valley Brewing Collab Day

On this episode we made out way out to Silver Valley Brewing in Maple Ridge for our first ever Collaboration Brew day. Our beer is going to be called Black Seas Collide and is going to be a Gose with black lime, rice and seaweed. Tune in to learn more about this brew day and … Continue reading Episode 91 – Silver Valley Brewing Collab Day

Battleship Double IPA – STEAMWORKS BREWING

From Steamworks Brewing in Burnaby BC comes their “Battleship Double IPA".  The beer pours a slightly cloudy amber colour with an off white head.  The aroma consists of tropical fruit, pineapple, tropical candies and a sweet sugary finish.  The flavour is of tropical fruit, pineapple, mango, mango candy, grain, some mild resin, citrus pith and … Continue reading Battleship Double IPA – STEAMWORKS BREWING

A Different Kind of Dynamite Cranberry Sour – SILVER VALLEY BREWING (Beer Brothers)

From Silver Valley Brewing out of Maple Ridge in collaboration with Instagrammers Beer Brothers comes their “A Different Kind of Dynamite Cranberry Sour".  The beer pours a reddish colour with a mildly reddish tinged head.  The aroma consists of mild cranberries, cranberry juice with a hint of tartness.  The flavour is of cranberry, cranberry juice, … Continue reading A Different Kind of Dynamite Cranberry Sour – SILVER VALLEY BREWING (Beer Brothers)

India Pale Ale – Doan’s Craft Beer Co

From Doan's Craft Beer Co in Vancouver brewed out of Craft Collective Beerworks comes their "India Pale Ale".  The beer pours a copper colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of tropical, citrus, floral and sweet.  The flavour is of pineapple, mango, citrus, resin, pine, mild bitterness and grain in the finish.  The alcohol … Continue reading India Pale Ale – Doan’s Craft Beer Co

Lime Margarita Gose – CENTRAL CITY BREWERS & DISTILLERS

From Central City Brewers & Distillers (Red Racer Brewing) in Surrey comes their “Lime Margarita Gose".  The beer pours a hazy orange colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of salt, lime, general citrus and some grain.  The flavour is of salt right up front with sour lime, generic citrus, hint of tequila with … Continue reading Lime Margarita Gose – CENTRAL CITY BREWERS & DISTILLERS

Episode 90 – Steel & Oak Brewing On Location

On this episode we dropped into the tasting room of Steel & Oak Brewing in New Westminster and sampled some of their brews. We also sat down with their head brewer Eric Moutal, Kevin Wood Brand Manager and Jay the Account Manager. Tune in to learn more about this great local brewery. Mike G of … Continue reading Episode 90 – Steel & Oak Brewing On Location

Boomerang 2 Double IPA – STEEL & OAK BREwing (Superflux Beer Company)

From New Westminster’s Steel & Oak Brewing  in collaboration with Superflux Beer Company brewing comes their “Boomerang 2 Double IPA".  The beer pours a murky orange colour with a white head.  The aroma consists of tropical fruit, pine and herbal hops.  The flavour is of Tropical fruits, mango, pineapple, cirrus rind, herbal hops, low bitterness … Continue reading Boomerang 2 Double IPA – STEEL & OAK BREwing (Superflux Beer Company)

Singularity Russian Imperial Stout 2019 – DRIFTWOOD BREWERY

From Driftwood Brewery out of Victoria BC comes their “Singularity Russian Imperial Stout 2019".  The beer pours an opaque black with a brown head.  The aroma consists of chocolate, roasted malts, toffee, sweetness and oak.  The flavour is of oak, whiskey, chocolate, roasted malts, bitterness, resin, pine, leather and ash.  The alcohol content comes in … Continue reading Singularity Russian Imperial Stout 2019 – DRIFTWOOD BREWERY