Just Here For The Beer

Year: 2016

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Spirit City March 2016

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Tune into this month’s Spirit City as Alyssa drops into to Torafuku on Main Street to talk cocktails with mixologist Max. Nestled on the border of historic Chinatown, Torafuku invites you to experience simple, yet adventurous interpretations of pan Asian flavours. Explore contemporary dishes crafted with local ingredients sourced from local farms complemented by carefully selected wines, local craft beers, and a fashionable cocktail list.

Diners are encouraged to enjoy innovative, yet affordable shared plates where east meets west, in a dynamic open concept space.


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Spirit City with Alyssa Dawson Jan 2016

Our friend and new feature contributor, Alyssa Dawson, stopped by the gang at Tacofino to check out some beer cocoktails. Follow Alyssa @alyssacdawson on Instagram

Here are the recipes plus a bonus cocktail recipe for the old fashioned we briefly mentioned:

Strange Brew:

1 1/2 oz cantaloupe infused pisco

1/2 oz Cocchi Rosa

1 oz lemon juice

1/4 oz honey

Shaken over ice, fine strain over rocks in a Collins glass, top with Strangefellows Talisman. Garnish with mint sprig and a slice of cantaloupe

Bohemian Triangle:

45 ml Old Grand Dad bourbon

15 ml Goslings dark rum

1 bar spoon of Siete Misterios Espadin mezcal

1 bar spoon of maple syrup

3 dashes Apothecary coffee & cacao bitters

Combine and stir over ice until diluted, strain over rocks and garnish with orange peel

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Just Here For The Beer Radio

Join us for a live recording of Just Here for the Beer Radio on location from our great host sponsors: Be Right Back Brewing (BRB Brewing) across from Silvercity Riverport, Dubh Linn Gate Irish Pub at Main & Terminal, and Portland Craft on Main.

Just Here for the Beer Radio airs twice per month, on the second and the last Saturday of each month on TSN 1410 at 12:00 noon and repeating again at midnight www.tsnradiovancouver.ca


Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood Pub
Recording date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016 – 5:30pm
AIR DATE: Saturday, January 9 – 12:00 noon on TSN 1410

BRB Small Batch Brewery & Eatery
Airing live on Saturday, January 23, 2016 – 3:00 pm on TSN 1410

Dubh Linn Gate Irish Pub
Recording date: Tuesday, February 9
AIR DATE: Saturday, February 13, 2016 – 12:00 noon on TSN 1410

Portland Craft
Recording date: Wednesday, February 24 – 5:30pm
AIR DATE: Saturday, February 27, 2016 – 12:00 noon on TSN 1410

TSN 1410 is a member of Vancouver’s premiere “Sports Talk Radio” family, with a male dominated listening market – your target consumer.

For more info contact Rick directly at: rick@justhereforthebeer.c