On Saturday, April 28th starting at 2pm we will be featuring 12 beers on tap from Almanac Beer Co. of San Diego, California for the first time in Ontario!. Almanac focuses on farm-to-barrel brewing which is about selecting the best in locally sourced fruit and blending it into beers inspired by the great brewing traditions of the world.
On Thursday, April 12th, 2018 starting at 5pm we will be featuring 10 beers on tap from our friends at Dominion City (Ottawa, Ontario) and debuting our collaboration beer "Slice Of Life" Key Lime Pale Ale.
Dieu Du Ciel!’s Péché Day is back for another edition on Saturday, March 24th! This year, we are pleased to announce that the event will take place simultaneously in 50 bars around the world including two from Toronto: Godspeed Brewery (242 Coxwell Ave.) & Birreria Volo (612 College St.)
Celebrate New Years Eve 2018 with Birreria Volo on Sunday, December 31st. No admission, no dress code, no tickets just good times and good booze. Open until 2am. All advertised items below are subject to change and availability. We will be opening bottles (sample size pours) from our cellar every hour leading up to midnight starting at 5pm
When Cory Bonfiglio of Beer Street agreed to help us curate the NYC feature at this years Cask Days we thought it was a good idea to collaborate on a special draft feature at Volo during that same weekend. On Thursday, October 19th (the eve of Cask Days) we will be tapping a special line of up of kegs from in and around the New York City area plus some special beers from Ontario, Maine, Oregon, California and Belgium.
On Saturday, September 9th Birreria Volo celebrates its first anniversary! Join us for a special line up of beers on tap and bottle pours from Loverbeer and Oxbow Brewing. We will be open from 2pm-2am. There will be no door admission or advanced tickets sold. Hope to see you there!
On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 Birreria Volo will be one of the 66 locations across the world (18 Countries) chosen by Brasserie Cantillon (Brussels, Belgium) to host Zwanze Day 2017 (our fifth year in a row!). Zwanze Day is a world-wide celebratory release of a limited one-off lambic beer made by Brasserie Cantillon.
The 13th annual Cask Days Cask-Conditioned Beer Festival returns to Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto, Ontario. The festival will offer 400+ beers and ciders served for 3 days with over 10,000 attendees. Cask Days celebrates the love for cask ale: unpasteurized, unfiltered and naturally carbonated beer that is served direct from a cask barrel.
Join us for a GRAPE WITCH X BIRRERIA VOLO celebration of wild fermented beer and wine. Beers that taste like wine (salty! concentrated! savoury! the best!), wild wines that taste like beer (sour! textured! cloudy! our everything!). Taste a bunch of orange wine (not made from oranges!) and learn the magic that is lambic.
Join Us On Saturday, August 26th At Birreria Volo (612 College St.) for an evening with Burdock Brewery. Event will run from 2pm-2am and is cash only. No advance tickets or door admission will be required. Full food menu will be available and all beers are subject to change and availability:
A once in a lifetime night to remember that cannot be missed. An evening with one of the most inspirational brewers of our time; Jean Van Roy of Brasserie Cantillon. On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017 for one night only Birreria Volo (612 College St.) will pour 12 beers on tap and 16 offerings in bottles with brewmaster and owner Jean Van Roy of Cantillon Present.
A weekend battle for the ultimate sensory experience in beer..or just a simple afternoon of crushing beers in the sun. Two of the most prolific flavour profiles in the game go head to head. On the one hand bitter, and the other sour. Double fist if you must, and go back and forth until your pallet taps out.
On Thursday, April 20th, 2017 starting at 5pm we will be featuring an amazing line up of Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project from Denver, Colorado on tap and in bottles.
Crooked Stave uses traditional brewing methods to pay homage to the old-world styles that result in flavor profiles of extraordinary complexity. Each Crooked Stave beer is fermented with the wild yeast Brettanomyces, which lends a dry, earthy character, affectionately known as “funk.” Nearly all Crooked Stave beers are conditioned in barrels or oak foeders with a house mixed sour culture, rendering beers with balanced acidity and smooth vinous notes.
Join Us On Saturday, March 11th, 2017 At Birreria Volo (612 College St.) For Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel! Péchè Day Featuring 6 Versions Of Péché Mortel And 20 Stouts, Porters And Dark Ales On Tap! Event Will Run From 2pm-2am And Is Cash Only. No Tickets Or Admission Will Be Required. Food Will Be Available And Most Beers Will Be On The Following Day! Here's The List:
Tonight we are honoured to have Tim & Greg from Oxbow Brewing Company (Portland, Maine) at Birreria Volo (612 College St.) from 7pm-12am. Come by and get a sneak peek of our new spot and try some awesome Maine brews:
Join us for Giardino Di Birra at the Taste of Little Italy Street Festival from Friday, June 17th to Sunday, June 19th. We will have a 100 seat beer garden set up at 612 College St. (in front of the Royal Cinema) serving a lineup of regional beer and cider. Hope to see you there!