U-brew it cause I’m lazy

Like the title says I’m kinda lazy when it comes to a lot of things..like cleaning. I remember seeing a show where there was a man and his kids cleaning a house. The man says “remember we want the appearance of clean” and that’s been stuck in my head ever since. The appearance of clean,…

You’ll never forget Brador­čŹ║

With that gold foil wrapped around the bottle cap and a 6.2%abv, there was everything to like about Brador. Like the ad says you’ll never forget the times you’ve had. Well most of those times I do forget and the ones I remember I want to forget! This will be the hardest post, from a…

It’s a Golden Beer­čŹ║

 I grew up in Scarborough in the neighbourhood of Pharmacy & St.Clair, next to the border of East York. We were surrounded by areas our parents deemed unsafe but it sure  didn’t feel unsafe to us. Warden woods was one of those areas. It’s located at Warden Ave & St.Clair and spans all the way…

Grizzly Beer, being introduced to alternatives.

The 80’s started to see a boom in new brands of beer. Our fathers favourite brands, such as Carling Pilsner, Molson Export & O’Keefe Old Vienna, were no longer beers we would be drinking. I’ll bet there’s a few reading this article that haven’t even heard of these brews, never mind seeing a stubbie (pictured…

Grizzly a beer? 

Before moving forward in my story I’d like to rewind back a year or two. High school parties are an interesting social experience. Either you’re invited to them, because you’re friends of the person hosting the party, or you crash them, cause you’ve seen that guy in the hall and wanted to fit in with…

Lowenbrau for ´╗┐TheBeerGuy

Ah yes Lowenbrau, with that distinctive shiny blue can. Would you believe that this brewery has been around since the late 1300’s?It wasn’t until 400 yrs later that the Lowenbrau brand and brewery really took off.  A man by the name of Georg Brey purchased the brewery around 1818. By 1863 it became the one…

Birth of TheBeerGuy

I was born in the late 60’s,the youngest of three brothers. The age difference between myself and the oldest spans 20yrs..oops! The gap between my elder brother and I, him being the one that most influenced me,is 15yrs.  By the time I was 12 I had already seen this play out in front of me….