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by S. St. Jeb
Tue Jun 04, 2024 11:16 pm
Forum: Breweries, Tied Houses & Taprooms
Topic: Breweries closing and/or restructuring and/or bought out
Replies: 83
Views: 25971

Re: Breweries closing and/or restructuring and/or bought out

It seems that Barley Days is closed. From what I can gather, it happened last summer.
by S. St. Jeb
Thu May 30, 2024 11:08 pm
Forum: Breweries, Tied Houses & Taprooms
Topic: Turncoat
Replies: 7
Views: 569

Re: Turncoat

I was under the impression that Turncoat was a contract brew at Dragan and never really got going on a brick and mortar location. (I had crossed them off the list on my 'Try every brewery' quest on that basis.) Tough to say from their website / Facebook. Ah, so a 5th St. Kitts brewery. I've heard o...
by S. St. Jeb
Thu May 30, 2024 11:07 pm
Forum: Breweries, Tied Houses & Taprooms
Topic: Turncoat
Replies: 7
Views: 569

Re: Turncoat

Craig wrote: Thu May 30, 2024 3:28 pm Not only have I never heard of them, I've never heard of any of the St. Cats breweries!
Yah, I think they are all in the "under the radar" category. Locke St. does have an LCBO listing, and I think they had a second one at one point in time.
by S. St. Jeb
Thu May 30, 2024 11:05 pm
Forum: Breweries, Tied Houses & Taprooms
Topic: Turncoat
Replies: 7
Views: 569

Re: Turncoat

That is a strange way to find out a brewery for sure. Never heard of them either. It's a bit weird though, it says on their site that they have a physical location, but there are no hours posted nor are there any pictures of their space on their Instagram. Going back they said a year ago that they ...
by S. St. Jeb
Wed May 29, 2024 10:08 pm
Forum: Breweries, Tied Houses & Taprooms
Topic: Turncoat
Replies: 7
Views: 569

Turncoat

I had another "I've never heard of them before" experience today; it was a little strange. My wife was at a funeral, and at the luncheon, she sees a strange beer and sends me a photo. Never seen it or heard of it. Turns out a relative of the deceased is one of three partners in this relati...
by S. St. Jeb
Sun May 26, 2024 10:58 am
Forum: Breweries, Tied Houses & Taprooms
Topic: Steel Wheel
Replies: 3
Views: 320

Steel Wheel

There are so many beweries in Ontario that every once in a while on this forum someone will say "I've never heard of them". So I'm at an event at The Cave in Toronto above Lee's Palace and I see a guy wearing a Steel Wheel t-shirt and I say to myself "I've never heard of them". :...
by S. St. Jeb
Wed May 15, 2024 12:05 pm
Forum: Local and Imported Beer Reviews
Topic: Kilannan Kolsch
Replies: 2
Views: 2624

Re: Kilannan Kolsch

Wow, that's interesting.
by S. St. Jeb
Thu May 09, 2024 12:53 pm
Forum: General Beer Discussion & Random Talk
Topic: What to do if you think you have a really bad batch (tainted)?
Replies: 3
Views: 579

Re: What to do if you think you have a really bad batch (tainted)?

I don't think there is anything wrong with getting in touch with the brewery, explaining what you've told us, and expressing your concern. If you use good EQ and aren't being unjustly accusatory, they should appreciate hearing from you. The last thing they would want is for some bad beer to be out t...
by S. St. Jeb
Thu May 09, 2024 12:42 pm
Forum: Good Pubs, Brewpubs & Beer Bars
Topic: The Poacher - Burlington
Replies: 3
Views: 426

Re: The Poacher - Burlington

Being from Burlington, I guess I could have / should have started a thread for this place. Thanks @hopdevil

I don't get there often - last time was last June. They had a good beer selection including two or three from Third Moon. Food has always been good.
by S. St. Jeb
Wed Apr 17, 2024 7:26 pm
Forum: General Beer Discussion & Random Talk
Topic: Any new beers at Rogers Centre this year?
Replies: 13
Views: 1409

Re: Any new beers at Rogers Centre this year?

I had Oast House Country Ale which was available not too far away from my seats. For a public venue like this, I was quite happy with that.
by S. St. Jeb
Tue Apr 16, 2024 4:32 pm
Forum: General Beer Discussion & Random Talk
Topic: Any new beers at Rogers Centre this year?
Replies: 13
Views: 1409

Re: Any new beers at Rogers Centre this year?

What I didn't say up above is that I'm actually going to the game tomorrow. Was given some tickets unexpectedly. I Googled "beer at the Roger's Centre" and found a link to the MLB website. https://www.mlb.com/bluejays/ballpark/beer-wine-liquor I'm a bit disappointed. Almost everything is a...
by S. St. Jeb
Tue Apr 16, 2024 11:13 am
Forum: General Beer Discussion & Random Talk
Topic: Any new beers at Rogers Centre this year?
Replies: 13
Views: 1409

Re: Any new beers at Rogers Centre this year?

El Pinguino wrote: Tue Apr 16, 2024 10:07 am
Ha! Same...I call it SkyDome myself.
But I was trying to appeal to the younger crowd, some of whom are now old enough to drink, and were never alive when it was called SkyDome.
How is that for feeling old?
Thanks. You made my day. :roll:


:D
by S. St. Jeb
Mon Apr 15, 2024 4:12 pm
Forum: General Beer Discussion & Random Talk
Topic: Any new beers at Rogers Centre this year?
Replies: 13
Views: 1409

Re: Any new beers at Rogers Centre this year?

I haven't been to, a'hem, the SkyDome in probably a few years now. Very much looking forward to seeing a good beer selection. Do I need to up the limit on my credit card first? :D