BEER RELEASE: Brewed Awakening, Black Coffee IPA

BEER RELEASE: Brewed Awakening, Black Coffee IPA

***BEER RELEASE*** Beer-Facts Name:             Brewed Awakening   Style:               Black Coffee IPA abv:                 6.0% IBUs:                52 Release Date:  Friday, November 27th   Tasting Notes With a deep, mahogany hue, this subtle IPA favours a coffee-forward aroma, and the Chinook hops give a drying-bitterness.  The dark, burnt malt and bold blend of coffee beans leave behind a wonderful, lingering, dry finish that remind us of the fact that it’s “all about the coffee”.   Beer History Brewed in collaboration with Blue Dog Coffee Roasters, also located in Brantford, Ontario, this beer is the story of two, independent, locally-owned businesses that have teamed up to do what they both do best.  Blue Dog coffee, paired with a black IPA from Bell City Brewing.   Bell City Brewing As a member Ontario Craft Brewers (OCB), the award-winning Bell City Brewing Company is located on Woodyatt Drive in Brantford, Ontario and offers tours and tastings at their brewery store.  Details of the beers on tap, and opening hours, can be found at www.bellcitybrewing.com.  ...

Lenior Special Batch: RELEASE EVENT

Once upon a time………. …….our Master Brewer (or “Chief Wisdom Officer”, as we prefer to call him) took a batch of Lenoir Belgian Ale but, instead of putting it into cans, he added “sugar, spice & all things nice” and gave it a second fermentation……….and then he hid it………..in wine barrels………until in become of age. After one whole summer of searching the “Knights in Stainless Steel” at Bell City Brewing found it! Please come and join us on Thursday October 29th from 6pm, as we release this limited edition beer; at 9.5%abv, this barrel-aged Belgian is very special...

Summer Events 2015

Stay tuned for a listing of upcoming summer events! We will be all around southern Ontario at Craft Beer festivals and other events near you. Stay tuned for a full list of events or follow our Twitter or Facebook pages for up to the minute info!

Taste of Glenhyrst

Thanks to everyone for coming by to taste our Eureka Cream Ale. A lot of people in Brantford were surprised to find out Brantford had a Craft Brewery. That’s why we do these events! We just don’t have the advertising dollars to make a big splash! Most marketers agree that word of mouth advertising is much better anyway. Our beer got fantastic reviews! I love hearing from people that they are coming back for more of our beer after tasting everyone else’s....

Ontario Brewing Awards

Held on April 30th at the Gladstone Hotel, Craft Brewers gathered to celebrate and recognize achievements in brewing excellence.   That’s a nice way of saying that Judges tasted a lot of beer and awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze to the best of the best in each style category of beer.  Although, because this was the Ontario Beer Awards the big industrial breweries were also represented.  We can’t really say what we are thinking because it would be bad form, but they were there...

Brewer’s Plate 2013

As guests of Railway City Brewing, we attended the 2013 Brewer’s Plate event. This event celebrated the rich bounty of local, sustainable food and Craft Beer.  It was held on April 17th in the atrium of the CBC building.  Fantastic Toronto chefs match locavore fare with the finest Ontario Craft...