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Wolf Brewing’s new ownership spotlighted in business news

Last month, it became public news that Nanaimo’s long-running Wolf Brewing (formerly Fat Cat) was changing hands. Recently, the new owners were spotlighted on BC Business Broker’s website. The new ownership group

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Penticton’s Cannery Brewing celebrates women with new brew

Cannery Brewing has been working on something special for the upcoming International Women’s Day on Mar. 8. The brewery took advantage of a special hop blend provided by Yakima Chief Hops

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Brewery releases magically delicious Lucky Charms-flavored beer

One of your favorite breakfast cereals will now be in beer form. Smartmouth Beer is launching a Lucky Charms-flavored beer called Saturday Morning Marshmallow IPA on March 2 in Virginia.

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BC Craft Spirits & Distilleries

Sooke craft distillery takes Gold at World Gin Awards

‘World’s Best Contemporary Gin’ made at craft distillery in Sooke If you’re looking to sample the best contemporary gin in the world, you’ll find it at Sheringham Distillery in Sooke.

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Brewery With Restaurant Proposed in Williams Lake

Williams Lake Council will be considering an application to amend its zoning bylaw to allow a proposed brewery with a restaurant at the former Greyhound depot on Donald Road. Fox

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Business Of Beer

Essay about racism at Michigan brewery is a wake-up call, says U.S. beer columnist

Yesterday, one story dominated my social-media feeds, as it did for anyone else whose Twitter list is mostly comprised of breweries and beer writers. This essay from Beer Kulture, a must-read site “that

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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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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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