Tag: Halifax

Prost! Oktoberfest in Nova Scotia

By lasteeleworthy, 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! 

Small but Mighty - A Year in Beer at North Brewing

By mstewart, on Thu, 6 Feb 2014 | 0 Comments

On January 23, they celebrated one year of being in business. The next day, they won the Halifax Chamber of Commerce award for New Business of the Year. It's been a busy 12 months for the founders of North Brewing, formerly Bridge Brewing.

First ever Cask Fest hits Halifax

By mstewart, on Wed, 11 Dec 2013 | 0 Comments

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It's fresh, unfiltered and naturally carbonated. Some beer geeks call this smooth brew "a living beer." Some brewers call it an art form.

For the uninitiated, cask conditioned ale is a beer that starts brewing in the fermenter; then it's carefully transferred to a cask for 1-2 weeks, where it ferments a second time. You can't test the beer until the fermentation is complete. When it works, the result is brew that offers subtle carbonation and full, complex flavours. As a beer geek myself, all I can say is - try it. You'll get it.

Halloween Fun in Nova Scotia

By lasteeleworthy, on Fri, 25 Oct 2013 | 0 Comments

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Halloween is just around the corner and whether you prefer tricks or treats, there's something to delight ghouls and goblins of all ages. From family friendly pumpkin parades to the scariest of haunted houses, here's a few Halloween treats to check out.