This is the most recent stuff we, the High Point staff, have bought (mostly), tasted (definitely) and recommend (wholeheartedly) to our customers:
Made with 100% BC grown Bartlett pears and aged in French oak barrels for 6 years!
Huge pear nose, exceptionally smooth, not overly sweet.
Freeze it and put it on ice cream or enjoy by itself over ice.
Mimosa beer? Yes!
Orange and citrus on the nose, light effervescence, clean orange finish
A perfect beer to enjoy during your next sunny brunch.
Because: from G&W Distilling right here in Vancouver
Smells Like: Grapefruit and Mandarin oranges
Tastes Like: fruit forward and not over the top sweet like other coolers
Best Enjoyed: on the beach or a patio with friends
Nederburg 56 Hundred
Because: value for money and enjoyable, everyday wine
Smells Like: tropical, lime and asparagus aromas
Tastes Like: dry,crispy with pineapple and guava
Best Enjoyed: with Asian food, shellfish, green salads, and goat cheese
Because: fresh and fruity, I am falling more and more in love with all of these grapes.
Smells Like: tropical fruit and peach
Tastes Like: don’t let the ‘autumn’ fool you, it’s like summer in a bottle. Peaches and
Best Enjoyed: with salty snacks or all on its own.
Smells Like: strawberries and summer
Tastes Like: fruity, with the perfect amount of acidity. Refreshing and summery
Best Enjoyed: At your summer BBBQ! (The extra B is for BYOBB)
Because: it’s time to put down the Cariboo. Here’s your cheap crushable lager.
Smells Like: very faint bready pale ale
Tastes Like: touch of noble hops, highly carbonated and dry finish
Best Enjoyed: watching sportsball with the guys or lounging in the sun
Because: everybody loves bubbles
Smells Like: green apple and citrus
Tastes Like: lemongrass, green fruits, highly efervescent
Best Enjoyed: on its own or in your Sunday mimosas
Because: it’s way better than Bailey’s at half the price!
Smells Like: a butterscotch milkshake with a kick
Tastes Like: sweet caramel, toffee & cream
Best Enjoyed: over ice, with ice cream or in coffee
Because: it’s sangria season!
Smells Like: not too sweet with blood orange and a touch of bubbles
Tastes Like: fruit punch
Best Enjoyed: over ice/on a patio
Because: it’s amazing
Smells Like: fruity
Tastes Like: sweet raspberries and strawberries
Best Enjoyed: chilled by itself
Because: The Bruery rocks its’ sours!
Smells Like: a good sinus-cleaning vinegar
Tastes Like: tart not sour, with more woody notes than fruit
Best Enjoyed: as a great palate-cleanser (think of a mid-dinner sorbet)
Because: it’s a light, refreshing and not too sweet or artificial.
Smells Like: cucumber and lemon
Tastes Like: what you’re craving on a hot day
Best Enjoyed: on the rocks, possibly with gin
Because: the revolution will be fruity
Smells Like: a forest of apple trees in the rain
Tastes Like: dry, crisp juicy apples with hints of fir and spice
Best Enjoyed: comfort-and-or wholesome food