It is a proud thing to be a Torontonian on the eve of Cask Days—North America’’s biggest cask beer festival and maybe even the largest dedicated firkin festival in the world. This year, Bar Volo’s Morana family has outdone themselves, bringing in 363 firkins from the UK, California and seven Canadian provinces and over 20 craft ciders. All 6,000 tickets for this Friday, Saturday’s and Sunday’s sessions are gone.
With so many one-offs, rarities and wacky casks to choose from, where does one begin?
To make things easy, I've asked three beer experts from L.A., Vancouver and Halifax to recommend their top local brews that you MUST TRY at Cask Days. Plus I've chosen 5 Ontario Must-Drink Casks. Here they are:Read More