Are You Thirsty Much?
The central Vancouver Artisan beverage makers will be hosting DrinkThis!, a coordinated event between 17 businesses celebrating the many craft beverages made right locally.
What makes this event unique is that the actual makers will be present to give live demonstrations and answer questions about their craft. The event will include 2 wineries, 3 breweries, 4 coffee roasters, and a tea blender. The stroll stretches from 6th Street to 20th Street in the central Vancouver corridor. Businesses will be open extra hours offering unique and special tastings. Live music will be in some venues as well.
Primary Participants are: Burnt Bridge Cellars, 1500 Broadway; Gouger Cellars, 1812 Washington St.; Loowit Brewing Company, 507 Columbia St.; Salmon Creek Brewery and Pub, 108 W. Evergreen Blvd., Mt Tabor Brewery, 113 W. 9th St.; Compass Coffee, 1304 Main St.; Torque Coffee Roasters, 501 Columbia St.; Paper Tiger Coffee Roasters, (serving at Cakes by Design); Tea Bar Downtown, 1015 Main St.; Brewed 360, 603 Main St.; and Bader Beer and Wine Supply (demonstrating at Burnt Bridge Cellars).
Also, hosting other local liquid masters are Niche, 1013 Main St.; Kiggins Theater, 1011 Main St.; Brickhouse, 109 W. 15th St.; Mint Tea, 2014 Main St.; Cakes by Design, 207 E.McLoughlin Blvd.; and By the Bottle, 104 W. Evergreen Blvd.
This is an open event with the mission of raising awareness in the community of the burgeoning craft beverage industry here in Vancouver. Participants can begin at any of the businesses where they can pick up a map to plan their evening and be sure to hit all of the locations.
For more information, visit Drink This! on Facebook…and hey, visit us, too!
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