//Charlie Biddiscombe

Craft beer: where does Alberta stand?

How does Edmonton’s beer culture compare to other places across North America? As Vue‘s beer columnist, it is my job to tell you about all the great craft-beer scenes across the continent...
// Charlie Biddiscombe

Choose your own beer adventure

Beer drinking is naturally an indoor activity, save for lovely summer afternoons on the deck. Sitting around a table and talking to friends while enjoying a couple glasses of your favourite beer can ...
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Are you worthy?

When the label declares you unworthy, you know you’re dealing with one bad-ass beer. But when the name of that beer is Arrogant Bastard, it also has a reputation to live up to. Actually, this b...
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A year in brew

As I sit and contemplate the year that was, quietly sipping a glass of the 2015 vintage of Alley Kat’s Olde Deuteronomy Barley Wine, released just a few weeks ago in anticipation of the holiday...
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The secret world of Denison’s

If I told you the Toronto Maple Leafs were going to win the Stanley Cup, would you believe me? Probably not, and for good reason. If I told you one of the world’s best Hefeweizens was brewed in...