Entries by Ryan Mackey

Meet Diamond from Granville Island Brewing

Meet Diamond Strickland of Granville Island Brewing. Diamond is not only the Taproom and Retail Manager at one of the most popular breweries in town, she also takes care of our tour groups.  Busy girl? You betcha. To learn more about Diamond, and some exciting new beer news from GIB, read on. 1) Tell our […]

Who is CAMRA Vancouver?

CAMRA (The Campaign for Real Ale) Vancouver is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and responsible consumption of craft beer.  With chapters all over the world, we’re fortunate to have an active and supportive chapter here in Vancouver.  Run entirely on a volunteer basis and funded primarily by memberships, you’ll find these fine folks […]

Vancouver Craft Beer Week

From humble beginnings back in 2010, Vancouver Craft Beer Week has grown into an epic celebration of all things beer in BC and beyond.  Happening from May 31st to June 8th, we had the opportunity to attend both the opening and closing nights of the festivities and the event did not disappoint. The closing night […]