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Coors Banquet beer finally available in Canada thanks to its fans

| August 14, 2013 | 5 Comments
Coors Banquet beer finally available in Canada thanks to its fans

Coors Banquet beer Facebook page started by 23-year old Albertan responsible for Coors’ decision If beer really is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy, then having Coors Banquet beer finally available in Canada is proof that sometimes prayers are answered. At least that’s been Cooper Gulbraa’s experience. The 23-year-old Albertan […]

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Vulcan centennial celebrated with Star Trek brew ‘Vulcan Ale’

| April 12, 2013 | 1 Comment
Vulcan centennial celebrated with Star Trek brew ‘Vulcan Ale’

Star Trek brew ‘Vulcan Ale’ helps mark the occasion of Vulcan, Alta.’s centennial Calgary-based beer importers Delancey Direct have unveiled a Star Trek themed brew just in time for Vulcan’s 100th birthday. ‘Vulcan Ale’ is an ode to the small Alberta town’s connection to Mr. Spock and his homeworld of Vulcan in Star Trek.  “I’d like to […]

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Alberta beer tax system needs overhaul – small breweries

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments
Alberta beer tax system needs overhaul – small breweries

Deputy Premier says big changes are coming to Alberta beer tax system A Central Alberta-based small brewery says the province’s delay on fixing the small brewer incentive tax structure will force them to close and move to another province by next year. Drummond Brewing co-founder Kevin Wood says the current Alberta beer tax system does […]

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Big Rock Brewery unveils new brew called Helles Bock

| January 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Big Rock Brewery unveils new brew called Helles Bock

Helles Bock described as ‘sweet and malty’ Beacon Staff Reporter Big Rock Brewery announced a new addition to the Brewmaster’s Edition yesterday, a complex blend of three malts called Helles Bock. Helles Bock is sweet and malty with a light hop and at 6.66 per cent, it has a devilish kick. Big Rock is recommending it as the […]

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Canadian liquor sales on track to set a record in December

| December 10, 2012 | 0 Comments
Canadian liquor sales on track to set a record in December

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Is the Alberta Government selling out its small craft breweries?

| October 14, 2012 | 14 Comments
Is the Alberta Government selling out its small craft breweries?

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Albertans’ taste for beer wanes, but craft beer becoming more popular

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments
Albertans’ taste for beer wanes, but craft beer becoming more popular

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Big Rock unveils its third brew in the Brewmaster’s Series

| January 6, 2012 | 0 Comments
Big Rock unveils its third brew in the Brewmaster’s Series

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Antwerp preserves its past but lives in the present

| October 5, 2011 | 0 Comments
Antwerp preserves its past but lives in the present

Troy Media – by Peter Wilson So here I am visiting the world’s diamond capital, but the evening sparkle I was enjoying in the cafe could not be measured in carats.

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Big Rock Brewery: Don’t Eat Crow, Drink Magpie

| July 21, 2011 | 0 Comments
Big Rock Brewery: Don’t Eat Crow, Drink Magpie

Big Rock Brewery Inc. announced recently the official re-launching of the Magpie Rye Ale under its Brewmaster’s Series after receiving the most requests for re-introduction.

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