Tasting Notes For The New Craft Beer Arrivals

Every week we’ll be posting tasting notes for the latest craft beer arrivals. Check out what’s new! Also, check out our Pumpkin Patch for all the latest pumpkin ale releases!



Dageraad Randonneur Saison 650ml 6.4% (Burnaby) 
Pours a hazy, straw yellow. Heavy nose of bread, hops and spice with a lot of effervescence. Delicate, bright and peppery, although very dense with a strong wheaty mouthfeel.


Royal Jamaican Ginger Beer 355ml 4.4% (Jamaica) 
Pours gold. Hints of citrus and raw ginger on the nose. Strong flavours of both ginger and refreshing citrus with a heavy ginger bite on the finish that lingers.


Townsite Time Warp Wet-Hopped Pale Ale 650ml 5.5% (Powell River)
Pours a dark caramel brown. Heavy nose of funk, wet fresh cut grass, citrus and pine. Toasted malt, caramel flavours with a heavy dose of bitterness on the finish.

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Saint Archer White Ale  650ml 5% (San Diego)
Pours a cloudy, whitish yellow colour. Strong notes of cannabis, basil and fresh cut herbs dominate on the nose. Nice Belgian witbier spice notes on the palate, with citrus, cannabis and basil, as well. Very tasty and drinkable wit.

Saint Archer IPA 650ml 7% (San Diego)
Pours a hazy yellowish-orange colour. Fresh, bright citrus, pine and spice notes on the nose. Citrus, resin and spice on the palate and finishes with a bitter wallop.

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Cismontane Flemish Red Marea Roja 500ml 4.4% (Los Angeles)
Pours a deep reddish brown colour. Strong notes of tart cherry, currants and fruit leather on the nose. Similar notes on the palate, with a hint of oak and tart strawberry. Refreshing and tangy.