Brewery Profiles

Brewtiful BC: Cider Saved Our Farm

By Chelsea​ McDowell on

Lauren Wilson & Ted Vollo, Summerland Heritage Cider Company. Photo: C. McDowell CIDER SAVED OUR FARM: the Growth of Orchard Cideries in BC Like many people of my generation, my first introduction to cider was the… Continue Reading

Fernie Brewing announces new tasting room

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-bEWAV5BPZg   10 Reasons to Visit Fernie Brewing Co.’s New Tasting Room From FernieBrewing.com   Whether local, semi-local or visiting from out of town, we have 10 very good reasons why the short pedal from… Continue Reading

Trading Post Brewing Company

By Dave Smith, Editor on

Including photos by Brian K. Smith Our Story Beer brings people together. Exceptional, high-quality craft beer inspires community – and that’s what we’re about. Throughout history, breweries have been a fundamental part of the communities… Continue Reading

Bad Tattoo Brewing Company

By What's Brewing Editorial Team on

What happens when you mix an experienced hospitality manager, a bright young ex-accountant from a smart family, beer and a pizza oven? A recipe for success, that’s what. Bad Tattoo, a relative newcomer compared to… Continue Reading

Barkerville Craft Beers

Barkerville Brewing Co.

By What's Brewing Editorial Team on

Cariboo District's only craft brewery, Barkerville Brewing Co., is located in Quesnel, BC. Beer has long held an esteemed place in this region, and our beers tell the story of the historic Cariboo gold rush.… Continue Reading

Blood, Sweat & Biers in Vernon BC

By Kim Lawton on

Marten Brewing and Naked Pig BBQ The South Okanagan has been my home for over a decade. While I’ve explored many iconic and hidden gems within the South and Central Okanagan, generally the furthest north I… Continue Reading

The Hopbine

By John Rowling on

Pubbing Around BC Spinnakers is completely open again after the "Black Wednesday" fire of November 23. The reopening of the upstairs pub drew dozens of fans who packed the pub on Friday, February 17. In… Continue Reading

Sipping Beer in Bellingham

By Joe Wiebe, the Thirsty Writer on

Just south of White Rock, BC, across the border in the state of Washington is the city of Bellingham with about 85,000 residents, many of them students attending Western Washington University, and home to a… Continue Reading

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