Toronto’s Festival of Beer Bringing Back Funk Town Spotlight for 2019 Edition

By CBN • June 25, 2019

TORONTO, ON – Toronto’s Festival of Beer (TFOB) has announced details of the last of three specially themed spotlight areas that will be featured at this year’s …

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Beer Releases

Wild Ambition Brewing Releases Spilled Ink Imperial Stout

By CBN • June 24, 2019

KELOWNA, BC – Wild Ambition Brewing has announced of a new and uniquely fermented strong ale.
Spilled Ink Imperial Stout (9.5% abv) is described as …

Highway 97 Brewing Releases Bandito Lager & Lime

By CBN • June 24, 2019

PENTICTON, BC – Highway 97 Brewing has announced the release of a new beer inspired by a summer patio favourite.
Bandito Lager & Lime (4% …

Bandit Brewery Releases Elements #4 Barrel-Aged Blend

By CBN • June 24, 2019

TORONTO, ON – Bandit Brewery has announced the release of the latest in its Elements series of barrel-aged blended ales.
Elements #4 (5.5% abv) is described as follows:
Elements …

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Brewery News

Matchstick Beer Factory Changes Name to Gridiron Brewing

By CBN • June 24, 2019

HAMPTON, NB – Matchstick Beer Factory, a small brewery that opened late last year in Hampton, New Brunswick, has announced that it has changed its …

Kichesippi Beer Opens Retail Store at New Location

By CBN • June 21, 2019

OTTAWA, ON – Kichesippi Beer has announced that the retail store at its new facility in Ottawa’s Bells Corners community is now open to the public.
Starting today …

Slackwater Brewing Now Open in Penticton

By CBN • June 20, 2019

PENTICTON, BC – British Columbia’s newest craft brewery is now open in Penticton.
Slackwater Brewing has been co-founded by Kelsey and Liam Peyton, with a …

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Beer Events

Toronto’s Festival of Beer Bringing Back Funk Town Spotlight for 2019 Edition

Toronto’s Festival of Beer Bringing Back Funk Town Spotlight for 2019 Edition

By CBN • June 25, 2019

TORONTO, ON – Toronto’s Festival of Beer (TFOB) has announced details of the last of three specially themed spotlight areas that will be featured at this year’s …

Early Bird Registration Now Available for Ontario Craft Brewers Conference 2019

By CBN • June 25, 2019

TORONTO, ON – The Ontario Craft Brewers (OCB) have announced that registration is now available for the 2019 edition of the Ontario Craft Brewers Conference.

Taking place October 28th …

Canadian Beer Festivals – June 21st to 27th, 2019

By CBN • June 20, 2019

Here’s 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 below …

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Brewpub News

Wood Buffalo Brewing Shuts Down in Fort McMurray

By CBN • May 29, 2019

FORT MCMURRAY, AB – Wood Buffalo Brewing, the Fort McMurray location of Alberta brewpub chain Bear Hill Brewing, has closed down after approximately six-and-a-half years in business.
According …

Gahan House Hub City Now Open in Moncton

By CBN • May 10, 2019

MONCTON, NB – Nearly three years after it was first announced, the newest location of the Gahan House brewpub chain is now open in …

The Beerded Dog Brewing Company Now Open in Ontario’s Essex County

By CBN • May 6, 2019

HARROW, ON – A new brewery and restaurant has opened in the southwestern Ontario community of Harrow, although only the latter half of the …

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Other News

Canadian Brewing Awards 2019 Winners Announced

Canadian Brewing Awards 2019 Winners Announced

TORONTO, ON – The winners of the Canadian Brewing Awards for 2019 were announced last night during a gala ceremony at the Toronto Westin Harbour Castle, the closing event …

Garrison Brewing Announces Winner of 2019 Brew-Off Challenge & Releases 2018 Winner

HALIFAX, NS – During an event held last Thursday February 28th at Garrison Brewery, the winner of 2019 edition of the Garrison Home Brew-Off was announced, …

The Georgia Straight 2019 Beer Issue Now Available

VANCOUVER, BC – In conjunction with the 10th anniversary edition of Vancouver Craft Beer Week, Vancouver arts and culture weekly The Georgia Straight has published its annual Beer Issue.
Articles in …

Alberta Craft Beer Guide Summer 2019 Issue Out This Week

EDMONTON, AB – The Summer 2019 issue of the Alberta Craft Beer Guide, a quarterly publication covering the craft brewing scene in the westernmost prairie province, is being released this …

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Crooked Feeder Brewing Opening Pub & Retail Store in Corner Brook

Crooked Feeder Brewing Opening Pub & Retail Store in Corner Brook

CORNER BROOK, NL – A brewery that opened late last year in western Newfoundland has announced plans to open a spin-off pub and retail location …

Canadian Craft Brewers Association Announces Formation

TORONTO, ON – A new organization representing more than 700 craft breweries from across Canada was announced today at the Canadian Brewing Awards & …

Ontario Government Passes Bill to End Agreement With The Beer Store, Announces Initial Plans to Expand Retail Sales

Ontario Government Passes Bill to End Agreement With The Beer Store, Announces Initial Plans to Expand Retail Sales

TORONTO, ON – In its final day of sitting before starting a 5-month recess, the Ontario Government today passed a bill introduced last week to scrap the Master …

Ontario Breweries Release Beers to Mark 10th Anniversary of Prud’homme Beer Certification Program

TORONTO, ON – Several Ontario breweries will be releasing new limited edition beers to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Prud’homme Beer Certification program.
The Prud’homme …