A few months ago I discovered the holy grail for magazine lovers with a taste for craft beer. It was Issue 2 of Original Gravity magazine (Canada) and it found it a local brewery.
On the cover illustration, a hipster couple drank beer on a blanket with the sun at their backs. The headline said, “Living The Beer Life: Good things happen.” I stashed the magazine in my bag and returned home.
I discovered a sharp-looking publication with reviews, short essays, and articles. It was refreshing to hear from Canadian beer lovers and hear about Canadian craft beers. Sam Calagione shared the story of
But I have to admit the most joyful part of living the brewery life is the taking of these risks and the sailing of these forbidden seas.Sam Calagione,
from Issue 2 of Original Gravity (Canada)
That’s my approach to craft beer. I’m an adventurer. I’ll try most beers in search of priceless gems. I know I’ll pour a few some brew down the drain after a few sips but it’s worth it. It’s nice to read a magazine by people who feel the same.
Issue 3 of Original Gravity Canada arrived in early December. If you see a copy, snatch it up.