Amsterdam Autumn Hop Harvest Ale

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Every year, I find myself increasingly puzzled by the spittle-flecked rage that pumpkin beers bring out in the beer nerderati. Yes, they hog the limelight and taste more like pumpkin pie than beer, but who cares? Hasn’t the longform motto of craft beer always been something like “we’ll let them have their swill while we… 

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Juice Journals: 2013 Hidden Bench Select Late Harvest Gewürztraminer

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When you think of Hidden Bench the wines that come to mind are brilliant old vines Riesling, elegant red blends and distinct Pinot Noir and Chardonnay with serious depth. What tends to get lost in the mix of that excellent line-up is Beamsville winery's Gewürztraminer. That's a shame because the winery makes some of the… 

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George Brown College Hosts Chef Alain Ducasse for Culinary Cities of the World Event

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Throughout the year, George Brown College hosts some pretty incredible events from food markets to one-off guest chef productions. In a few days, their popular 'Culinary Cities of the World' event will be back and this time, one of the world's most influential chefs will be headlining the event.  World-renowned, multi Michelin star chef Alain Ducasse (pictured… 

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