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Posts from June 2015

Posted on June 30, 2015 by Kendra

Our Milk Man delivers BEER! Our 1L Milk Jugs are back for a limited time only…. Find yours at the below locations in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia. You can also find them at our brewery and our e-store. Alberta Bambino’s Airdrie AB Pour Beer Market Airdrie AB Brass Monkey Calgary AB Ceili’s Irish Pub Royal Oak Calgary AB King’s Head Calgary AB Madison’s Restaurant & Bar Calgary AB Muldoons Calgary AB Pour Beer Market Calgary AB Red Rock Bar & Grill Calgary AB RIP’s Pub & Eatery Calgary AB The Smith Calgary AB Trop Bar & Grill Calgary AB […]

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Filed under: Brewery Life

Posted on June 26, 2015 by Kendra

During World War I, prohibition took hold of Canada from 1920 to 1933. During this time many breweries – unable to sell their product to the public – were forced to close their doors. The number of breweries dropped from 64 to 15 throughout the 11 years that The Temperance Movement gripped Canada. There were a few loopholes that kept the remaining breweries open. The production of alcoholic beverages was federally regulated, whereas sale and consumption were provincially regulated. A few brewers managed to work these loopholes to their advantage and stay afloat during this time through production and exportation. […]

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Filed under: Brewery Life