During this lock down I’ve had a few “core” beers that I’ve been drinking. One of them is Metal Head by Nickel Brook Brewing. This beer is a somewhat new bigger brother to Headstock, a beer we reviewed 7 years ago on the blog. Back then I thought “hoppy” or “floral” were helpful aroma or… Read More


We first visited the Publican House on a trip up north to visit a dog we were hoping to adopt. His name is Dastan and he is the best horse sized poodle we could have hoped for. We also enjoyed the beer. The Square Nail is a beer inspired by all the nails lying around… Read More


I just discovered that we have yet to talk about Revel Cider Co on this site, time to change that! Based out of Guelph, Tariq Ahmed (the founder of Revel) really likes to experiment with his ciders. This specific example is dry hopped with the famed Hop X. Hop X is a mysterious hop grown… Read More