PRESS RELEASE: Co-owner of Muskoka Brewery Takes ownership of Vancouver Island Brewery

  Yesterday, The president of  Vancouver Island Brewery Barry Fisher announced that he is passing the torch to new ownership and new leadership. Why is this relevent to us here in Ontario you ask? Well effective yesterday , Barry formally entrusts the ownership of Vancouver…

Muskoka Brewery to withdraw from 3 Western Provinces

Looks like government is to blame for Muskoka Brewery withdrawing their beer from “New West Partnership” provinces, Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan. Many Canadian independent brewers were shocked on October 29th, when the Alberta government made the decision to increase the tax rate for craft brewers…

The West Gone Wild, For Sour Beers

The West Gone Wild, For Sour Beers Out in beautiful British Columbia, we have amazing outdoor activities in the wild and a rocking beer culture, evident by the 30% share of awards BC took at the 2015 Canadian Brewing Awards. The craft beer industry…

Jumpin Jack (Tree Brewing Co.)

  Origin: Kelowna, B.C, CanadaBeer Style: Pumpkin AleAlc./Vol.: 6.5%IBU: 65Malts: Pale, Chocolate, Crystal, Light Munich, Dark MunichHops: Perle, Golding, TettnangSuggested Glassware: PokalSuggested Serving Temperature: 3-5° CelsiusAvailability: Seasonal (Fall) Where to buy: LCBO and Tree Brewing Co.This weeks beer review features a beer from Tree Brewing Co. in Kelowna, B.C. This is my second beer from…