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What’s in a cask?

Posted September 3, 2014 | 10:28 am, by Mirella

DISCLAIMER: I thought I’d take a moment to state that I am not writing on behalf of Cask! but, rather, to express some concerns that are my own, but first a little background… There are two parallel cask-conditioned ale scenes going on in Ontario right now: One of these scenes features traditional cask-conditioned ales, like the ones that we champion with Cask!; the kind of beer that CAMRA refer to as ‘Real Ales’. The other features beers finished (or simply packaged) in a cask, with the addition of […]


Ending the year with a bang!

Posted December 2, 2011 | 11:00 am, by Mirella

Our last Cask! social this year is running in conjunction with the Victory Cafe Winter Cask Festival this weekend. Come on by and sample a wide range of delicious cask-conditioned ales!


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Cask! is collaborating with the fine folk at Volo on Cask Days 2011 Seminars

Posted October 19, 2011 | 4:02 pm, by Mirella

Over at Cask! we’ve collaborated with the Volo team to organize three seminars on cask-conditioned ale on October 29th, followed by a Cask! Social. Each seminar is accompanied by a one-off beer that was brewed especially for the occasion! Admission costs are $10 per session, or $25 for all. 
This includes one glass of cask-ale per session plus seminar discussion. BUY TICKETS HERE   Here is more info on the three sessions: SESSION #1 – HOW TO MAKE CASK-ALE Hosted […]


Episode 1 – Cask-Conditioned Beer

Posted January 1, 2008 | 10:21 pm, by Mirella

In this podcast, Mirella chats with a few Ontario brewers about the qualities of cask-conditioned beer, and why ‘Real Ale’ is a growing trend in North America.


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