TORONTO, ON – In the latest in a series of Best of 2012 posts on his World of Beer blog, noted beer writer Stephen Beaumont has named Bellwoods Brewery in Toronto as his pick for the top Ontario Brewery of the past year.
Posted earlier this morning, the article includes such praise for Bellwoods as…
From almost the first day this Ossington strip brewery and pub opened its doors, it attracted vast amounts of well-deserved attention. The local beer cognoscenti was abuzz; visiting brewers and owners from none other than the acclaimed Dieu du Ciel! sang its praises; and the line-up of would-be collaborators grew quickly. Here was a brewery the likes of which Toronto had not before seen.
Beaumont’s pick for Canadian Brewery of 2012 will be posted to World of Beer next Monday, followed by his top choices for the U.S., Latin America, Australasia and Europe.