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Posts from August 2014

Posted on August 28, 2014 by Liz

Designed in the shape of a rail spike, our 2014 collectible in-case opener pays homage to “The Last Spike” of the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR). The ceremonial final spike was driven into the CPR at Craigellachie, British Columbia on November 7, 1885 and demonstrated the completion of our national railway. Realizing the dream of Prime Minister John A Macdonald to build a railway from Montreal to the Pacific Ocean spanning our country from coast to coast and uniting British Columbia to Central Canada. The CN railway also carried out a commitment made in 1871 by the Canadian Federal Government to […]


Filed under: Brewery Life

Posted on August 22, 2014 by Liz

  It all started out unwittingly enough… a group of Steam Whistle staff decided to head to Lee’s Palace after work to attend the Air Guitar Championships to support a fellow co-worker and great cause (Right To Play). When Lee walked into Lee’s Palace that night he had no idea he’d be walking out as Air Guitar royalty. Photo Credit: Nick Cheeseman After the first round of contestants took the stage for their one minute performances – The MC called out for the Dark Horse Round (people who enter spontaneously). Little did Lee know his name was on a paper […]


Posted on August 14, 2014 by Liz

Our new glass holds 4 ounces more – tell us what to name it and win merch from our store!   We’ve got a brand spanking new glass that we’re introducing! Standing large and in charge at 24 ounces, our new glass is approximately 4 oz. heftier than our largest glass so it’s essential she gets an awesome name. (We decided that our new glass is a she based on the elegant base but don’t let that sway you in the name department). Now let’s see what you got – the winner of our Name our Glass contest gets a $50 […]