Win a Cider Week Prize Pack + 39 Ontario Ciders to Try

We've been loving learning all about cider over this past month — from judging at the Great Lakes International Cider and Perry Competition (GLINTCAP), to getting sensory training from some cider icons, to scoping out the hard [...]

How to Taste Cider

Last month we headed to the world's biggest hard cider competition — the Great Lakes International Cider and Perry Competition — to judge cider. I know, I know, Tara and I are beer sommeliers — so [...]

The Future of Artisanal Apple Bubbly

At Vander Mill's new facility in Grand Rapids, cidermakers from Ontario were stunned at the size of the tanks, storage and barrel-aging program. The world of craft cider in North America is where [...]

Win Your Need-to-Know Guide to Ontario Beer

It's been over 20 years since someone wrote a guidebook to beer in Ontario. Back then, there were only 13 microbreweries, and about 20 brewpubs. The changes we've seen in beer styles and culture since then [...]

Three Beer and Cheese Combos to Try Now

Last week we feasted on beer, cheese and cider galore to find the perfect pairings for a corporate beer and cheese event we hosted downtown. No matter how much beer and cheese we eat, we [...]


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