Category Archives: Lager

Dos Equis Lager

4.5% alc./vol., 355 ml bottleCerveceria Cuauhétmoc Moctezuma – http://www.cuamoc.com/Monterrey, Mexico So it’s Christmas Eve, why am I drinking a Mexican beer?  Because after all the wrapping and decorating and not yelling at idiots, I need to relax.  Oh, maybe you’re … Continue reading

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Corona Lager

4.6% alc./vol., 710 ml bottleCerveceria Modelo Sa De Cv – http://www.corona.com/Mexico City, Mexico I have often said that a good beer doesn’t need fixing.  When a renowned chef brings you his finest dish, don’t ask for him to pass the … Continue reading

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Балтика (Baltika) 7 Premium Lager

5.4% alc./vol., 500 ml bottleBaltika Breweries – http://www.baltika.com/St. Petersburg, Russia I work at Industry Canada, and a few years ago I was involved in the planning for the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics.  Nothing too athletic: computer programming for radio licence … Continue reading

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Gaffel Kölsch Lager

4.8% alc./vol., 500 ml bottlePrivatbrauerei Gaffel – http://www.gaffel.com/Köln, Germany “Köln” is Cologne.  In 1709, an Italian living in this German city came up with a perfumed water that he named “Eau de Cologne”, and now when you hear “cologne” you … Continue reading

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Red Baron Premium Blonde Lager

4.8% alc./vol., 473 ml canBrick Brewing Company – http://www.brickbeer.com/Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Anyone remember who Captain Arthur Roy Brown was?  He was the Canadian pilot credited with shooting down the Red Baron.  (He grew up within sight of my Ottawa home, … Continue reading

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Keystone Lager

4.9% alc./vol., 473 ml canMolson Coors Canada – http://www.molsoncoorscanada.com/Toronto, Ontario, Canada Into every life a little rain must fall.  Always smooth?  Always evil!  If anyone out there thinks I like every beer I’ve ever tasted, you’re in for a shock.  … Continue reading

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Carib Lager

5.2% alc./vol., 500 ml canCarib Brewery, Ltd. – http://www.caribbeer.com/Champs Fleurs, Trinidad I’m far too busy to go to Trinidad.  Back when I was not busy at all, I had plenty of time to go but no means.  Oh well, I … Continue reading

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