Guinness

How to Pour the Perfect Guinness This St. Patrick's Day

Paul O'Rourke | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Living
Paul O'Rourke

Spending most of my life in Dublin, Ireland, I have always looked forward to St. Patrick's Day. This year, I heard about a very unique opportunity that would allow me to share my passion with a much larger audience. Guinness Canada was looking for Irish people to share their experiences. Before coming to Canada, our team attended official Guinness Storehouse training at the St. James Gate Brewery, Dublin. The six steps to the perfect pour are...

St. Patrick's Day is a Pissfest in Toronto

Ethnic Aisle | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada Living
Ethnic Aisle

Basically, Ireland has discarded its nice little religious holiday and imported some North American version, from the green beer and leprechauns to the Chinese-made plastic green shite and pools of vomit everywhere. This revelation shocked me

St. Patrick's Day Brings Joy All the Way to Canada

Vacay.ca | Posted 05.11.2013 | Canada Travel
Vacay.ca

The whole world loves the Irish. How could anyone not? No other country is as stereotypically drunk, fun and friendly. Maybe that's why we take St. Patrick's Day so seriously in Canada. But how do Canada's festivities hold up to the main event in the founding nation?

How I Judge the "Best Beer"

Chris Schryer | Posted 02.16.2013 | Canada Living
Chris Schryer

I often get asked, "What's the best beer you've ever had?" This is an interesting question, as it's not "what's your favourite beer?", a much easier question to answer. I also don't hear this question as being "what's the best-made beer you've ever had?" in which case Westvleteren would easily be high on the list. It's not strictly about the brewer's craft.