O’hare’s Beer Club – April 2014


Its already been two months so it is time for a new beer box!  This looks to be another awesome beer box this month containing only two beers that I have had to date.  Without wasting anymore time let me reveal the beers!

Drum Roll Please!

Beer Included is as follows:

Cameron’s – RPA Rye Pale Ale
Howe Sound Brewing – King Heffy Imperial Hefeweizen
Occidental Brewing Co – Lucubrator Dobblebock
Chuckanut Brewery – German-Style Pilsner
Gigantic Brewing Company – Too Much Coffee Man
Mikkeller – Dry Stout Sauternes Edition
Parallel 49 Brewing – Defibrallator Doppel Bock
Vancouver Island Brewery – Sabotage India Session Ale

Reviews will come as I enjoy the Beer.  Once again O’hare’s has outdone themselves!  Thanks O’hare’s!!!

O’Hare’s Gastropub & Liquor Store
5031 Steveston Hwy
Richmond BC
V7E 2K5
Liquor Store 604-241-8513
info@ohares.ca
http://www.ohares.ca/Store

Click here to check out the O’hare’s August 2012 Beer Club Box.
Click here to check out the O’hare’s October 2012 Beer Club Box.
Click here to check out the O’hare’s December 2012 Beer Club Box.
Click here to check out the O’hare’s February 2013 Beer Club Box.
Click here to check out the O’hare’s April 2013 Beer Club Box.
Click here to check out the O’hare’s June 2013 Beer Club Box.
Click here to check out the O’hare’s August 2013 Beer Club Box.
Click here to check out the O’hare’s October 2013 Beer Club Box.
Click here to check out the O’hare’s December 2013 Beer Club Box.
Click here to check out the O’hare’s February 2014 Beer Club Box.

From East Van With Love – Parallel 49 Brewing (Gigantic Brewing Company)


O’hare’s Beer Club April 2013 Box

From Parallel 49 Brewing in East Vancouver BC and Gigantic Brewing Company out of Portland Oregon comes their first Collaboration beer named “From East Van With Love” an Imperial Maple Stout aged in Bourbon barrels.  The beer pours a dark opaque black with a brown head.  The aroma is of vanilla, roasted malts, coffee, bourbon and a hint of maple.  The flavour is of vanilla, bourbon, roasted malts, oak, chocolate, hops bitterness and an ever so slight hint of sweet maple.  The alcohol content of this brew is 11.5% and has an IBU rating of 55.  This is one amazing imperial stout and if you can find a bottle you should pick it up!  And for all you in Portland it will be brewed or has been brewed for you guys down there at Gigantic’s Brewery.

Commercial Description:  From East Van With Love is a collaboration between Portland’s Gigantic Brewing & Vancouver’s Parallel 49 Brewing Company. The result: a rich and dark Bourbon Aged Imperial Maple Stout, best enjoyed after foiling villains and henchmen. Best served after Jan 31st 2015. Ingredients: Black, Pale, Chocolate, Cara-Munich & Cara-Aroma Malts, Roasted Barley, Columbus & Fuggles hops, Canadian Maple Syrup, Yeast.

Food Pairing according to O’hare’s Beer Club notes are as follows: Chocolate Espresso Cake

Click here to check out the April Box

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Should say 5 stars