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Tasting Craft Beer

There are many Craft Beers brewed in B.C. and they are increasing month by month.  With such an amazing range of different beer styles, such as IPA’s, wheat beers, fruit beers, barly wines and porters, it’s no wonder that tasting Craft Beers has become every bit as sophisticated as tasting wine.

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The Origins of Pub Signs

The idea of the pub sign came to Britain at the time of the Roman invasion. Wine bars in ancient Rome hung bunches of vine leaves outside as trading signs but when the Romans came to England, they found previous few vines in the inhospitable climate. Instead they hung up bushes to mark out the inns and the names Bush or Bull & Bush still survive today.

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