Contest: Win Tickets to the Great Canadian Beer Festival 2017

By CBN • August 16, 2017

VICTORIA, BC – The 25th anniversary edition of the Great Canadian Beer Festival is happening next month in Victoria, and Canadian Beer News has a three …



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Beer Releases

Les 3 Brasseurs/The 3 Brewers Releases Milkshake IPA

By CBN • August 16, 2017

MONTREAL, QC – Brewpub chain Les 3 Brasseurs/The 3 Brewers has announced the release of its latest monthly feature beer.
Milkshake IPA is an 8% abv and 80 …



Bushwakker Releasing Rhubarb Red Fife Witbier for Motherwell Homestead

By CBN • August 15, 2017

REGINA, SK – Bushwakker Brewpub in partnership with Parks Canada has announced that a beer brewed in the last two summers to honour a local historic attraction is …



Nickel Brook Releasing Fruit-Flavoured Versions of Über Berliner Weisse

By CBN • August 15, 2017

BURLINGTON, ON – Nickel Brook Brewing has announced the upcoming release of a series of fruit-flavoured versions of Über, a Berliner-style sour wheat ale that is …



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Brewery News

Kensington Brewing Company Opening Today in Toronto

By CBN • August 15, 2017

TORONTO, ON – More than six years after it launched as a contract brewery, and over four years since plans for a physical location …



Concession Road Brewing Opening Soon in Ontario’s Haldimand County

By CBN • August 14, 2017

JARVIS, ON – The Simcoe Reformer reports that the first craft brewery in Ontario’s Haldimand County will be opening this autumn in the village of …



Hard Knox Brewery Opening This Autumn in Black Diamond, Alberta

By CBN • August 11, 2017

BLACK DIAMOND, AB – The Okotoks Western Wheel reports that after several months of construction delays, a new brewery is aiming to open later …



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Beer Events

Contest: Win Tickets to the Great Canadian Beer Festival 2017

By CBN • August 16, 2017

VICTORIA, BC – The 25th anniversary edition of the Great Canadian Beer Festival is happening next month in Victoria, and Canadian Beer News has a three …



Details Announced for BC Beer Awards & Festival 2017

By CBN • August 11, 2017

VANCOUVER, BC – Full details are now available for the 2017 edition of the British Columbia Beer Awards & Festival, taking place on Saturday October 21st as …



Canadian Beer Festivals – August 11th to 17th, 2017

Canadian Beer Festivals – August 11th to 17th, 2017

By CBN • August 11, 2017

Here is this week’s round-up of beer festivals & events for the next 7 days, as extracted from our popular Beer Festival Calendar page. Click the links …



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Brewpub News

The Publican House Restaurant & Taphouse Now Open in Peterborough

By CBN • August 11, 2017

PETERBOROUGH, ON – The Publican House Brewery has announced that its long-planned restaurant and taphouse is now open in downtown Peterborough.
Originally announced in early …



Goose Island Brewhouse Now Open in Toronto

By CBN • July 28, 2017

TORONTO, ON –Goose Island Brewery – a subsidiary of Anheuser-Busch InBev – has announced that after a short delay, the first Canadian location of its brewpub chain is now open …



Copperworks Brew Pub & Restaurant Launches House Beers

By CBN • July 24, 2017

BOWMANVILLE, ON – Ontario Beverage Network reports a bar and restaurant that opened late last year in Bowmanville has released the first beers brewed on …



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Other News

Details Announced for BC Beer Awards & Festival 2017

VANCOUVER, BC – Full details are now available for the 2017 edition of the British Columbia Beer Awards & Festival, taking place on Saturday October 21st as …



Railway City Announces Winners of Platform 17 Homebrewer Competition

Railway City Announces Winners of Platform 17 Homebrewer Competition

ST. THOMAS, ON – Railway City Brewing has announced the winners of Platform 17, the brewery’s 6th annual homebrewing competition.
Beers submitted by homebrewers across Ontario were judged by …



Prostly Issue 8 Now Available

TORONTO, ON – The new issue of Prostly, an online “travel magazine that features incredible locations around the world and the beers, bars and …



“Brewing Revolution” & “150 Years of Canadian Beer Labels” Shortlisted for Taste Canada Awards

TORONTO, ON – The shortlist has been announced for the 20th anniversary edition of the Taste Canada Awards recognizing the best in Canadian food …



Other News

King Taps Opening Today in Toronto’s First Canadian Place

TORONTO, ON – A new craft beer focused restaurant and bar boasting 50 draught lines and a premium bottle selection has announced it is …



Five Breweries in Calgary Banding Together as The Barley Belt

CALGARY, AB – Five breweries located in south east Calgary have announced the formation of a new promotional initiative called the Barley Belt.
Formed by Banded Peak …



Beer Store Profits Down More Than Half in 2016

Beer Store Profits Down More Than Half in 2016

TORONTO, ON – The Beer Store has released its Annual Operations Report for 2016, and it reveals a sharp decline in profits for the Ontario retail chain.
As reported …



Humber College Continuing Education Offering Two Beer Workshops This Autumn

TORONTO, ON – The School of Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism at Humber College has announced details of two beer-related workshops that will be taking …