Liquor Depot and Edmonton’s International Beer Fest are very happy to announce one of our guest speakers who will be making an appearance at this years beer festival! We are looking forward to having David Ort provide all of our beer connoisseurs some incredible insights on craft beer and suggested food pairings.

Every year we run our famous Beer School and always go out of our way to improve upon the one before. This year is no different and we will be unveiling more great news as we get closer to the event. Stay tuned to find out when and how to sign up for this incredible experience!

David Ort

David is based out of Toronto and has been writing about food and drink for more than 5 years. His first cookbook, published in 2013, is titled “The Canadian Craft Beer Cookbook” and is full fantastic dishes with 75 incredible recipes that are designed to compliment and celebrate full flavored beer. His book was named one of the Globe & Mails top 20 cookbooks of the year and has spent more than 100 days on’s top 100 cookbooks listing.

David is a well known food, drink and travel writer who covers Toronto’s event, restaurant and retail scene for Post City Magazine.

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