Founded by couples Craig & Esther Schwenning and Bailey & Jesse Hoefels, Trench has been in soft launch mode since earlier this month, and officially opened last weekend, offering glasses and growlers of several beers including Fang IPA (6% abv, 45 IBU), Viking Amber Ale (5.5% abv, 25 IBU), and 6 Mile Stout (6% abv, 40 IBU). Trench beers are also on tap at several bars and restaurants in Prince George.
As indicated by the full name of the company – Trench Brewing & Distilling – there are plans to distill vodka and gin in the future, with production expect to start this summer.
Trench Brewing is located at 399 2nd Avenue in Prince George. For more details, see the brewery’s Facebook page.