Cask Days 2013

Two years ago I went to my very first beer festival at Hart House, part of the University of Toronto campus. It featured, if I recall correctly, somewhere around 50 casks, mostly from Ontario, and the reception was impressive with several hundred people showing up. This was the first time the festival had expanded from…

Pumpkin Ciders – A Gluten-Free Guest Post by The Celiac Wench

Commercial ciders, for the most part, suffer from a common problem—they’re incredibly sweet. You might be wondering why you’re hearing about cider on Robin’s beer blog—and why Robin was just referred to in the third person. Let me shed a little light on that subject: Hi, I’m Caroline. I have celiac disease. It’s a super…