Coquitlam Craft Beer Festival 2018

Coquitlam Craft Beer Fest GIVEAWAY!!

Hi all!  I’m very happy to host my first ever Instagram giveaway! Up for grabs is a pair of matinee tickets to the Coquitlam Craft Beer Festival on March 9th!  Matinee is from 12:30pm to 3:00pm. I’ve reviewed the event previously which you can see here (2017 event) and here (2018 event)! All you have […]

uPint by GrowlerWerks

uPint by GrowlerWerks

Recently Wendy was given the opportunity to receive, and review, a new beer-related product, and who better to lend a hand than myself, the beer-loving AngryRussian! The exciting new invention was the uPint insulated steel pint cup by GrowlerWerks ($32CAD). GrowlerWerks is a Portland company that created the uKeg, a portable stainless steel growler that […]

Coquitlam Craft Beer Festival 2018

Coquitlam Craft Beer Festival Winter 2018

Hi AngryRussian here!  On the afternoon of Saturday November 3rd, 2 friends and I, Noles and Junk, went up to the Westwood Plateau Golf and Country Club for the bi-annual Coquitlam Craft Beer Festival.  It’s a great no-token beer fest with around 40 beer/cider/food stalls. It was my 3rd time at the event and I’ve noticed […]

Seamore's - Buck a shuck oysters

Seamore’s – New York

This is Part 8 of our New York Food Adventures!  Check out the rest here! Part 1: La Villetta – New York Part 2: Le Song at Chelsea Market – New York Part 3: The Donut Pub – New York Part 4: Momofuku Noodle Bar – New York Part 5: Milk Bar – New York […]

Le Song New York - Happy Hour $1 oysters

Le Song at Chelsea Market – New York

This is Part 2 of our New York Food Adventures!  Check out the rest here! Part 1: La Villetta – New York Part 2: Le Song at Chelsea Market – New York Part 3: The Donut Pub – New York Part 4: Momofuku Noodle Bar – New York Part 5: Milk Bar – New York […]

Maui Brewing Company

Maui Brewing Company Tasting Room – Kihei, Maui

This is Part 11 of our Maui Food Adventures!  Check out the rest! Part 1: Our Poke Adventures in Maui Part 2: Horhitos Mobile Taqueria – Kihei, Maui Part 3: Local Boys Shave Ice – Kihei, Maui Part 4: Haleakala Summit & Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon – Paia, Hawaii Part 5: Kinaole Grill Food Truck […]

Pumphouse Taproom

Update:  This restaurant has closed. After a raving review from The Awkward Diner about Pumphouse Taproom, especially that they have a huge beer list (and a yummy fruity one to boot), I enlisted Six to accompany me to Richmond for a taste. The place has a full-on pub vibe for sure.  In fact, when we […]

Karl Strauss Brewery – Sorrento Valley, San Diego

After a week of Latin festivities…back to our regular programming!  Specifically…my coverage of San Diego! San Diego is full of local craft breweries, and on the third night, I was taken to one of these – the Karl Strauss Brewery in Sorrento Valley. Karl Strauss Brewery actually has a few different locations.  This particular one […]