Here’s a fun little tidbit of information: Troy Burtch from Great Lakes Brewery actually taught myself and Shawna about beer in a course we took at George Brown College. He’s a great teacher and if you get a chance to take a class with him we highly recommend it! Great Lakes is probably best known… Read More


Is Great Lakes Brewery the king of the IPA? That seems to be the sentiment I keep hearing. If someone is compairing breweries here in Toronto it’s always mentioned that the best IPA’s come from the little brewery way the hell out in Etobicoke. While I can’t confirm or deny that allegation (hell, taste is… Read More


Harry Porter is one of those seasonal beers that changes from year to year. Great Lakes Brewery made a brilliant version last year, called Harry Porter and the Bourbon Soaked Vanilla Bean. It was glorious, and popped up periodically on cask. It was like a party in my mouth. In fact, it was some of their… Read More