Category Archives: Beer

Silky Sultry Stouts

by Shawn It’s time, it’s time! My annual tradition of balling out on stouts to kick off a new year of beer tastings! Typically this is one of my most popular tastings, though this year there was a slight slump … Continue reading

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Autumn Beer Arrivals!

Hello, hop-heads, porter pounders and stout sippers! I hope October and Halloween treated you well and filled you with sugary treats, pumpkin spiced whatever, and Marzen aplenty! It looks like we’re back into the lower portion of the temperature scale, … Continue reading

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TOP 21 NEW BEERS TO ARRIVE AT KWM IN SEPTEMBER!!!(YOU WON’T BELIEVE #3,7,13,14 OR 20)

By Shawn Greetings and welcome to our weird fall/winter hybrid season! Although if we’re paying attention (and when it comes to the weather, I rarely am), I don’t think there’s anything hybrid about it! My head has been all over … Continue reading

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New Beers for July Part 2 of 2 and August part 1/2

  Ok so I missed my post for the end of July, I’m sorry. I’ll make up for it with this slightly larger version of my post that encompasses the past month or so, so here we go! If you … Continue reading

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New Beers for July Part 1 of 2

I am back again for another update on new beers hitting my shelves, and bringing the hype for these skilled brewers and their delicious, delicious beers. This time I get to introduce you to a newcomer to the Alberta scene … Continue reading

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New Beers for the Month of June part 2 of 2

by Shawn We are now past the end of June, we’ve already forgotten about the solstice, and the city is getting ramped up for the annual big ol’ stampede celebration. Through the last half of the June, I was able … Continue reading

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Canada Day Beer Showdown

by Shawn Oh, Canada! You impress me so much with your thriving beer culture and skillful brewers. I remember 6 years ago when I first started at Kensington Wine Market, the main sources for real craft beer were the US … Continue reading

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New Beers for the Month of June part 1 of 2

Hello to all! It’s time again to give you the lowdown on what tasty new beers I’ve been able to acquire and make available to you all! Hand-picking my beer selection, and tailoring it to you beer geeks and casuals … Continue reading

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Shaking Off the Winter Brews

by Shawn I don’t normally play beer favourites based on season, but of course, it’s just natural to reach for those light, possibly fruity, possibly tart, crushable beers. Now is about the time when brewers will start introducing some of … Continue reading

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New Beers for the Rest of May!

Alright, so we’re at the end of the month now. The sunny days are finally lasting until 9ish, and the heat has started pumping! I’m excited about summer, and all the tasty light, sour and fruity beers that come along with … Continue reading

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