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BC Breweries & Cideries

Breward Inlet reports that Fraser Mills Fermentation to debut in Port Moody

Local Tri-Cities beer blogger Carnell Turton of BrewardInlet.com has broken the news of yet another brewery operation coming to Port Moody. Take note: this brewery will sport some significant differences from

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Business Of Beer

Fuller’s, one of England’s great brewers, sells to Japan’s Asahi

Fuller, Smith & Turner PLC has accepted a blockbuster £250m offer for its entire drinks business from the Japanese beer group Asahi, including its flagship London Pride ale. “It’s a very sad day to see such a well-known, historic and respected name exit the brewing business,” said Camra’s chairman, Jackie Parker.

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Business Of Beer Politics & Advocacy

Should Victoria adopt ‘booze on the beach’ concept like other Canadian cities?

Are you keen to enjoy a glass of wine or a pint of beer on a beach or in a park in Victoria? Public consumption of alcohol is still illegal

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Coquitlam Craft Beer Festival declared ‘municipally significant’

An annual Tri-Cities beer bash has been declared municipally significant by Coquitlam city council so it can get a liquor permit. Organizers of the Coquitlam Craft Beer Festival, put on

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Travel & Beer Tourism

Tour de Suds: Ski Magazine spotlights BC Ale Trail

The BC Ale Trail leads, often indirectly, to the province’s best breweries. Lucky for you, some of these happen to be in ski towns. The Powder Highway isn’t actually one

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Townsite Brewing spotlighted by BC Ale Trail with new award

Staff served glasses and samplers to young couples at tables and a group of older men at the bar. Christmas lights framed the chalkboard bar menu, growlers and bombers and merchandise lined the opposite wall, and a vintage video game machine blinked and blooped from the centre of the room. I’m surprised to learn later on that the arcade machine is free play—a great way to entertain the kids so Mom and Dad can have some of their own time.

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Pubs & Taprooms

Springthorpe & Co. to open Magnet, a new beer-focussed taproom

Magnet restaurant and bar to open at 309 West Pender The crew that gave us Gastown’s legendary Alibi Room and Mt. Pleasant’s popular Brassneck Brewery are currently building a new restaurant in the old EXP

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Original Stories

Cascadian Beer Podcast on the Northern BC Ale Trail

Ace beer broadcaster Aaron Johnson recently visited Northern BC for the BC Ale Trail. Visit the story on BC Ale Trail for photo and audio coverage. Having grown up in

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Business Of Beer Events & Festivals

Past and future leaders of Great Canadian Beer Fest share insights

For the first time in 20 years, Gerry Hieter will drink a beer at the 2019 Great Canadian Beer Fest. Effective immediately, the longtime executive director of the Great Canadian Beer

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Business Of Beer

Brewers Association not concerned about threat of cannabis

While some brewers are concerned that cannabis could emerge as a competitor to beer, the Brewers Association has not seen any evidence that it’s a huge threat to the craft

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Original Stories

The Best Craft Brewery in Every State, from Thrillist

If you have a beer in your hand, life is probably good. And if you have the best beer brewed in your state, life is even better. But with more than

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Business Of Beer

Public meeting tonight for Four Winds Southlands brew pub application

The City of Delta is hosting a public information meeting for a proposed Four Winds Brewing Company craft brewery and restaurant that would be built at the Southlands. The application

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