Big Rock Blog
From now until September 18th, 2014, in select locations in Calgary, enjoy specially priced Grasshopper Wheat Ale when the temperature is above 22°C. Find out more details below!
July 16, 2014
Food aside, there are few better pairings for beer than the hot, sunny days of summer. As a craft beer lover, I get so excited in anticipation of the many new brews that are available during the summer months. But, just like the summer, they’re gone far too soon.
June 25, 2014
Party-goers strutted their stuff at the 21st Annual Big Rock Eddies – Monday, June 16, at the EPCOR CENTRE. The event featured a star-studded lineup of local celebrities and glammed-up Calgarians. Attendees were the first to see the 10 print ad and 10 video commercial finalists, vying for the big dough and the coveted Eddies trophies. Check out some of the best photos from the night below!
February 21, 2014
Beer is a great way to enrich the whole food and beer experience. Beer can bring new flavours to a meal and considering its reasonable price, it is a much cheaper option than using your best bottle of Cabernet Sauvignon. Nonetheless, it can be challenging to know how to incorporate your favourite ale or lager into a daily meal.
October 21, 2013
As the leaves begin to change colours and fall to the ground we are reminded of the unavoidable approach of Winter. Snow will soon be perched on rooftops and the Christmas commercials will soon be taking over the airwaves. There are those who revel in the changing seasons and those who, well, would rather shut themselves inside their house until spring returns.
September 11, 2013
We're so excited to announce that in a month’s time, we will have our Nano Brewery from Specific Mechanical in Victoria BC, up and running! Our 300 litre Nano Brewery consists of a copper clad two vessel brewing system; vessel one is a mash/lautertun and vessel two is a brew kettle/whirlpool. It is steam heated and will include three fermenting vessels, a bright tank and a mill.
September 5, 2013
Do you remember scouring the back of breakfast cereal boxes or the newspaper comic section trying your hardest to pick out the differences between two pictures? Big Rock sure does. For the launch of our new beer, Life of Chai, we have decided to put Big Rock drinkers to the test by putting our own spin on an old favourite.