Alberta Edmonton Craft Beer Festival

Discussion in 'Canada' started by wesbray, Mar 8, 2013.

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  1. wesbray

    wesbray Disciple (349) Feb 29, 2012 Alberta (Canada)
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    Anyone here planning on going?
     
  2. hoser

    hoser Disciple (358) Feb 17, 2003 Alberta (Canada)
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    There is two big Eddie beer festivals. Which one are you talking about? Heard one is uber lame and the other one is its first time in the city of (x) champions.
     
  3. wesbray

    wesbray Disciple (349) Feb 29, 2012 Alberta (Canada)
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    This one: http://edmontoncraftbeerfest.com/

    I think the "uber lame" one you're referring to is this one: http://internationalbeerfest.com/, which having looked at the website and photos from last year, seem to be very macro-heavy.
     
  4. wesbray

    wesbray Disciple (349) Feb 29, 2012 Alberta (Canada)
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    So i'm guessing there aren't many on here planning to go?
     
  5. wesbray

    wesbray Disciple (349) Feb 29, 2012 Alberta (Canada)
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  6. mattsander

    mattsander Zealot (536) Feb 3, 2010 Alberta (Canada)
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  7. Torontoblue

    Torontoblue Disciple (365) Jun 12, 2005 Alberta (Canada)
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    Wish I was going. Was looking forward to working 2 tables and being involved. Sadly got other plans at that time. And then it's the EBGA Cask Day Festival at the end of June!!!
     
  8. wesbray

    wesbray Disciple (349) Feb 29, 2012 Alberta (Canada)
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    He was talking about the Edmonton Beer Festival, not the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival.
     
  9. Torontoblue

    Torontoblue Disciple (365) Jun 12, 2005 Alberta (Canada)
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    Who? What? Did I miss something in this conversation?
     
  10. wesbray

    wesbray Disciple (349) Feb 29, 2012 Alberta (Canada)
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    I'm referring to mattsanders quote of hoser ("uber lame").
     
  11. Scotty51

    Scotty51 Initiate (0) Sep 16, 2008 Alberta (Canada)

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    Wish I could go. As long as you're selective, you should have a great time as there are quite a few good beers on that list. On the flip side, there are still a few questionable items(not sure if I want to dignify them by calling them beer).
     
  12. Olek4374

    Olek4374 Initiate (0) Apr 23, 2013 Alberta (Canada)

    Minhas should have no business being anywhere near a "craft" beer festival.

    GWB is also gonna be there sampling Brewhouse, which I honestly find hard to believe.
     
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