Okay, Toronto. This is when we come out of hibernation, peel off the layers, and get reacquainted with nature. Over the years, the May long weekend has become less about celebrating Britain’s longest-reigning monarch (a lot less) and more about pounding back two-fours. So we’ve assembled the perfect case of beer for the occasion—whether you’re barbecuing on your downtown deck or sleeping under the stars in the rugged wilds north of Orillia, we’ve got the brew for you.
The ultimate Victoria Day two-four
For many Canadians, the May holiday has always meant one thing: beer.
Here are 24 bottles you need to get.
There will be dip
Beer, chips, and dip—like the Bee Gees, Rush, and Nirvana, it’s a classic trio. To supplement your fine selection of suds, here are five great dip recipes from restaurants across the city. Happy munching.
Drink your beer in style
Don’t treat beer like wine’s unsexy sibling—here are some stylin’ accoutrements to help you give beer its aesthetic due at each stage of the drinking process.
Five reasons why drinking beer is actually good for you
Of course, we mean one or two pints a day—no binge drinking!
Do you know your Porter from your Saison? Get caught up on your beer lingo with this glossary.