alcohol

Honing their draft

Even in the gift shop, adjacent to the room where the action actu­ally goes down, Winnipeg’s Half Pints brewery has its own distinctive smell. It…


Alcohol and your body

Whether you enjoy a glass of wine with dinner, you’re a Friday night kegger fan, or you’re abstinent and happy, here’s the rundown on what…


Winnipeg brewing

My footsteps in the arena of local beer lore are child-sized compared to those of Bill Wright and Dave Craig. Their recent book 300 Years…


Our Flatlander’s favourites

Two Manitoban editors got a chance to check out the Flatlander’s Beer Festival. By no means beer experts, Fraser and Marc were given a simple…


Three reasons why we drink

Drinking is an age-old custom. Archaeologists have found evidence of fermented alcoholic beverages’ existence in China as early as 9,000 years ago. Intoxicating liquor runs…


The Hub opening delayed once again

Though UMSU expected to have students drinking a few cold ones in the new campus pub by January, issues with plumbing in the University Centre building have delayed The Hub’s opening.



New pub opening delayed

Due to the late approval of The Hub’s construction permit from the City of Winnipeg, students will have to wait a little longer for the highly anticipated opening of the new campus pub



Winnipeg restaurants now BYOW

Restaurants in Manitoba now have the option of allowing patrons to bring their own wine to the table, thanks to a new law passed by…