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Great Lakes Project X November 11th

November 8th, 2010 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Join us at Project X this month as we tap 2 feature beers:

– Winter Ale with Bourbon Soaked Raisin Flambé

– Swampwater Pale Ale (60% Pompous Ass, 30% My Bitter Wife, 10% Tenish Anyone IIIPA?)

This month’s event is catered by the fine folks at The Local, who will be bringing a Potato & Leek Soup, Irish Stew, and Hummus Dip.

Don’t forget to wear your poppy – we’ll have a collection box for for Remembrance Day. Please give generously.

Doors open at 6:30 and the show goes till 9:00. $10 gets you food and 4 drink tickets. Please don’t drink and drive – we’re a short walk from the Mimico GO Train.

Also – we’re proud to announce that Tenish Anyone IIIPA was voted the top rated cask at Volo Cask Days. Thanks to everyone who voted for us!

Great Lakes Project X Cask Days Edition

October 8th, 2010 Posted by Beer Events No Comment yet

October is looking like a great month for beer, with tons of great events spread over the next few weeks. Mark your calendars for Thursday, October 14th, from 6pm-9pm. Great Lakes will be hosting their monthly Project X and joining forces with Volo to bring you a special Cask Days edition.

There will be casks from Great Lakes, Black Oak, Granite, Duggan’s and Mill Street. For those of you who attended the Project X during OCB Week back in June, you’ll know this a night not to be missed. Homemade chili is on the menu, plus an assortment of other fall treats.

Admission is $10 and includes food and 4 x 5oz beer samples. Additional tickets will also be available.

When the party’s over, everyone is encouraged to head up to Bryden’s at Jane & Bloor to enjoy more cask ale.

Please don’t drink and drive – Great Lakes is a short walk from the Mimico GO Train, or the Royal York bus.

Brewer’s Bearded Pub Crawl

September 23rd, 2010 Posted by Beer Events, Site News No Comment yet

Just announced! A Kensington Market pub crawl on Thursday Sept 23 as part of Toronto Beer Week, featuring Davey from Beau’s, Jon from Muskoka, and John from Great Lakes. There will be some swag awarded along the way, and lots of great local beer.

Pub Crawl Route:

Ronnie’s Local – 8pm

La Palette – 8:40

Burger Bar – 9:20

Caplansky’s – 10:00

Cloak & Dagger – 10:40