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Beer lovers gather at Chapel Arts for the 2012 BC Beer Awards

Vancouver beer lovers, many CAMRA members, gathered together for an afternoon of beer tasting, and "cheers-ing" last weekend as they watched many of their favorite breweries walk away with awards.

A historical and gastronomical adventure through Gastown with Gassy Jack

"Gassy" Jack Deighton, for which Gastown drew it's name, took an eager group on a tour to learn more about Gastown's history while delving in to its culinary diversity.

A Gastown craft beer stumbling tour

Ready for a Stumble? Vancouver may be among the most expensive beer drinking cities in the world, but fortunately, there are glorious quality ales available... if you know where to look. Otherwise...