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John Mitchell, Canada’s Original Craft Brewer, Dies at Age 89

NORTH VANCOUVER, BC—Canada’s craft beer community is saddened by the death of its patriarch, Alexander John Mitchell, who passed away yesterday at age 89. The story of John Mitchell represents

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Announcements + Press Releases BC Craft Spirits & Distilleries

Sparrow Rum awarded double gold by 2019 SIP Awards

At the 2019 SIP Awards, Sparrow Rum won the top accolade of Double Gold, while the Queensborough Omakase Japanese Style Gin won a Gold Medal.

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New Beer Releases

Four Winds Brewing Releases Bosque Farmhouse Ale

Bosque is a tart Farmhouse Ale that was aged on Spanish cedar & blended with a tequila-barrel-aged Saison. Finished on Granny Smith pomace, instilling a complex aroma with a dry, tannic mouthfeel.

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13th Annual Toast To The Coast Gala Takes Advantage Of July’s Beauty

Toast to the Coast, the annual fundraising gala for Ocean Wise®, has raised $1.2 million for ocean conservation initiatives over its 13-year history at the Vancouver Aquarium®.

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Announcements + Press Releases New Beer Releases

Foamers’ Folly FIVE New Releases and BBQ Party

This Saturday, June 15th we are releasing FIVE new beers – 4 tall cans and 1 bomber! This is our biggest release ever and we couldn’t be more excited to host it this Fathers’ Day weekend!

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Old Yale Brewing Releases Mixed Sour 4-Pack

Old Yale Brewing announced the release of two new Trailblazer Series beers: Black Currant Ginger Sour and Raspberry Lemon Berliner Weisse, in a brand new format for the Craft Brewery, a mix 4-pack.

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Foamers’ Folly Brewing Releases Dad Beer West Coast Pilsner

Dad Beer has pleasant floral and citrus aromas which are complemented by bready malt and a crisp finish. This is not the beer your Dad will put in the back of his fridge and forget about.

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Strange Fellows Brewing Releases Little Red One

Strange Fellows’ is pleased to announce the release of LITTLE RED ONE. Previously brewed & bottled exclusively for Fellowship members, this beer is so good we felt inclined to share with everyone this year.

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Backroads Brewing Releases Freshly Squeezed Juicy IPA

The Freshly Squeezed Juicy IPA features copious amounts of hand-zested grapefruit and a healthy dose of fresh sqeezed grapefruit and other citrus fruit juice.

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Announcements + Press Releases Events & Festivals

Vancouver prepares for its biggest annual craft beercelebration

The VCBW 2019 event calendar offers a selection of impressive venues, events, and promotions. Beer lovers can find the delicious details of each VCBW beer and cider event at VancouverCraftBeerWeek.com.

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Announcements + Press Releases Events & Festivals Vancouver Island

Great Canadian Beer Festival returns September 6 & 7, 2019

The Great Canadian Beer Festival will return to Royal Athletic Park in Victoria, BC, on Friday, September 6 and Saturday, September 7, 2019.

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Announcements + Press Releases New Beer Releases

Red Racer Across The Nation Collaboration

The Red Racer Across the Nation Collaboration celebrates the creativity and ingenuity of Canadian craft brewers through this innovative mixed beer pack. This year’s collaboration mixed pack features new beers from 12 different breweries.

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