Tag: craft beer

Waterfalls and Big Spruce – Trails to Ales in Cape Breton

By jcyr, on Wed, 3 Aug 2016 | 0 Comments

With the rugged coastline and killer views around Nova Scotia, exploring waterfalls within a day hike is one of those little pleasures as the exploration level is set to high. So with my maps in hand, I narrowed my waterfall search around Baddeck, Cape BretonUisage Ban Falls Provincial Park is located at the outer edge of the famous Cape Breton Highlands, barely a 20 minute drive from main street Baddeck.I packed up the car with my four legged buddy (Keji the black lab) and left Halifax for the 3 ½ hour drive to the trailhead.

 

Prost! Oktoberfest in Nova Scotia

By , on Thu, 21 Aug 2014 | 0 Comments

With fall being a beautiful time of year in Nova Scotia, it’s not hard to find a reason to get out and enjoy yourself. Nova Scotia has played host to various Oktoberfest celebrations across the province for decades. The Craft Beer industry in Nova Scotia has been doing some pretty great things, resulting in celebrations better than ever! 

Beer engineers put Shelburne on the craft brewing map

By mstewart, on Tue, 15 Jul 2014 | 0 Comments

When I think of Shelburne, I picture pretty coastal views, Founder’s Days and the delicious seafood at Charlotte Lane Inn. But now there’s one more reason to visit this village on the South Shore. Beer.

A love letter to Nova Scotian Stout

By mstewart, on Mon, 17 Mar 2014 | 0 Comments

Every winter, I look out the window to see a wall of white and just want to curl up in the fetal position, close my eyes and rock myself to sleep until the spring thaw. Then I remind myself that this is the best time of year to curl up with a blanket, a good book and a glass of rich, roasty stout.

From our Community: Nova Scotia's Favourite Pubs

By , on Mon, 3 Mar 2014 | 0 Comments

After a day of exploring Nova Scotia, it's great to pull up a stool and enjoy one of the the pubs around the province . Whether it's Halifax, where there are over 30 pubs and sport bars downtown including six breweries, or craft brew pubs from Cape Breton to Yarmouth,  there's a bit of Nova Scotia culture to be celebrated inside those walls.