You may think you've had all there is to try when it comes to beer, but have you forgotten about the stuff that's closest to home? Great breweries are making delicious new brews all the time—some classics, some twists on old favourites. You've got to try some!
Alley Kat Brewery- 9929- 60 Ave NW
You'll feel like a kid in a candy shop on one of Alley Kat's brewery tours! Watch the process every step of the way, sample all the beers you can, and leave with a new favourite. If you like fruity beers, try the Summer Squeeze Grapefruit Ale!
Yellowhead Brewery- 10229- 105 St NW
Yellowhead is a great place with a comfortable, ambient atmosphere. They offer brewery tours but also serve food and drinks in a dining area. Order the bratwurst with your brew!
Brewsters- 15327 Castle Downs Rd NW
Brewsters is a combination gastropub and microbrewery, with locations over Calgary and Edmonton. They offer a great assortment of their house-made beers, as well as a solid food menu. The staff are friendly and the over all vibe is very casual and no pressure. Make sure to get the wings, and try a few different brews!