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Loblaw Companies Launches Official No Name Beer (& It’s Insanely Cheap)

Everyone loves the no name brand for mainly one reason: it’s cheap! The company behind the no name brand has announced they will be launchin...

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23 New Breweries Opening in Alberta in 2019

With the craft beer scene growing rapidly in Alberta, it can be hard to keep track of all the best places to grab a pint! Here’s a list of b...

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Beer Job Opportunities in Alberta & British Columbia

Want to make beer more than just a hobby? Have you always dreamt about working in the beer industry? Here is a list of beer-related job post...

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Calgary Is Getting Canada’s First Craft Beer Themed Hotel

Beer, bed, and brunch. Can you think of a better trio? The Drinkle will be Calgary, Alberta’s first craft beer hotel.

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Everything You Need to Know About Rebranding a Business/Brewery — Q&A with Apex Predator Brewing

Bench Creek Brewing rebrands to Apex Predator Brewing! Follow along as we interview Andrew Kulynych, Owner/Director and find out the “whys”,...

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Alberta Beer Festivals Partners with Brightside by ATB for #BeTheBrewer Contest

Brightside by ATB and Alberta Beer Festivals have partnered up to give you the chance to #BeTheBrewer! If you’ve ever wanted to brew your ow...

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Calgary & Edmonton Beer Events in February 2019

Start your 2019 off right with these fun beer events in Calgary and Edmonton.

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10 New Stout Releases You Need To Try This December

It’s been a big month for Stouts! Many of these new beer releases are limited edition or seasonal, so we recommend you get your hands on a b...

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2018 Fall Beer Releases of Eastern Canada

Here is a list of beers being released in Eastern Canada in the months of September and October. This list consists of brand new 2018 autumn...

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2018 Fall Beer Releases of Central Canada

Here is a list of beers being released in Ontario and Quebec in the months of September and October. This list consists of brand new 2018 au...

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2018 Fall Beer Releases of Western Canada

Here is a list of beers being released in Western Canada in the months of September and October. This list consists of brand new 2018 autumn...

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2018 Canadian Fall Beer Releases: A Guide and Directory

From East to West, North to South, we’ve compiled these lists of all the beers (and beer variety packs) released in each province in the mon...

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Molson Canadian Free Beer Facebook Scam

Unfortunately there is no Molson Canadian Facebook Contest or Giveaway for Free Beer – Sorry, eh!

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EVENTS at YYCBeerWeek 2018: Calgary’s Craft Beer Week

#YYCBeerWeek is back for it’s second year! Join beer lovers all around the great city of Calgary to celebrate our craft brewers and talented...

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Attending the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival? View the App…

Get the JustBeer app for the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival interactive experience! #YEGBEERFEST JUNE 1 & 2, 2018. Official App of ABF

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Canadian International Beer Awards (CIBA) 2018 Winners

The craft brew scene is exploding in Canada! Blindman Brewing took home 8 awards this year at the Canadian International Beer Awards in Calg...

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Waterloo Brewing Awarded SMART Green Grant

Waterloo Brewing Co has received nearly a half million dollars from the Government of Ontario, Canada. The brewery operates as Brick Brewing...

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2018 World Beer Cup Winners

Check out the 2018 World Beer Cup Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners below.

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*CONTEST CLOSED*: #YYCBeerfest Winners

JustBeer is giving away tickets to the Calgary International Beerfest on May 4 & 5, 2018. Want to win? Follow these steps to be eligible for...

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Calgary International Beerfest After Party 2018

Keep the party going after Beerfest is over! The official Calgary International Beerfest After Party takes place at the Big 4 Roadhouse at C...

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What’s Happening at YYCBeerFest?

Wanna know who’s at the 2018 Calgary International Beerfest? We have the map and we’re sharing it with you! Find out which breweries, restau...

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Win the Ultimate Beerfest Trip With ATB Financial and Alberta Beer Festivals

Win tickets to the Calgary International Beer Festival or the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival from ATB and ABF

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Join Us For The 2018 Hyper Local Brew Festival

Wonder what it takes for a drink to be considered “Hyper-Local?” All beers, ciders, meads, and artisanal beverages at our Hyper-Local Craft ...

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TOP 10 REASONS YOU CAN’T MISS THE 2018 CALGARY INTERNATIONAL BEERFEST!

Calgary International Beerfest has evolved into one of the largest and best beer festivals in the world. Music, parties, cooking, tasting, c...

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Get To Know The Winter Wit By Granville Island Brewing

Granville Island Brewing has got just the beer to add a little spice to your après ski season. The new Small Batch Winter Wit just launched ...

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Fernie T-Shirt Design Contest

National Beer Hall on 17th Avenue in Calgary and Fernie Brewing Company have united to get your creative juices flowing. Will your design be...

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Stop the Beer Tax!: Sign The Axe The Beer Tax Petition

Beer lovers UNITE! Join Beer Canada and beer fans across Canada to prevent another hike in beer prices. Tell the federal government how you ...

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Jasper Beer & Barley Summit for Beer Geeks and Industry Peeps

Whether you work in the beer industry and want to set up a booth at the festival or you are a beer enthusiast who wants to attend this festi...

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A New Christmas Beer: Enjoy By 12.25.17 Unfiltered IPA by Stone Brewing

Looking for that perfect beer to help you celebrate the holiday season? Stone Brewing’s Enjoy By Series has got what you need!

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So What Exactly is the Jasper Beer & Barley Summit?

Jasper Beer & Barley Summit is coming your way. Learn more now!

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Canoe Brewpub’s Revolution in a Bottle Contest

Celebrating the launch of Canoe Brewpub’s new beer line-up & brand new labels, get decked out in all the gear.

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Why You Should Attend the 2017 Banff Craft Beer Festival

You do not want to miss one of the most beautiful craft beer festivals in the world, do you? Here are the reasons you need to be there!

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Banff Craft Beer Festival Mountain Adventure

The 2017 Banff Craft Beer Festival is more than just great spirits, great food and great beer – it’s a chance to dive into the past, to seek...

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Some Things Are Better in the Dark Contest

Do you want to see the natural beauty of the Northern Lights? BC residents here is your opportunity with Hoyne Brewing.

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8 Events To Check Out During the 2017 Alberta Beer Week

It’s Alberta Beer Week, so as the Alberta Small Brewers Association says “Drink Alberta for Craft’s Sake!”

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OMMEGANG and HBO Release New Game of Thrones Beer Series

True summer is over, but it’s no reason to pout because in October…Winter is Here!

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The World’s Top 10 Beer Producing Countries

These are the world’s top 10 countries that produce and distribute beer. While we would probably have an idea of which country is top of the...

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Barley Belt YYC Tap Tour

If you are a Calgary craft beer fan, this is an event you DO NOT want to miss!

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Granville Island Brewing Debuts New Packaging For Hefeweizen

Granville Island Brewing’s Hefeweizen is getting a new name and package, but don’t worry, it’s still the same great recipe and crisp refresh...

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Calgary Craft Beer: It’s Literally ‘On The Map’

Tourism Calgary, the Alberta Small Brewers Association, and Banded Peaks’ Colin McLean had a meeting of the minds and created a printed Calg...

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New Beer Dethrones Pliny the Elder As America’s Best Beer

Every year for eight years Pliny the Elder has been Zymurgy Magazine’s #1 beer in America, but the streak is over and a new beer is now #1. ...

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You’re Invited: JustBeer’s ‘Cowboy Crusher’ Stampede Launch Party

Looking forward to Stampede? SO ARE WE! So let’s get fired up for this year’s Stampede in style with Craft Beer Market and Parallel 49. It’s...

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Who Won The 2017 YYC Beer Week Cask War at CRAFT Beer Market?

The final event of Calgary’s YYC Craft Beer Week was a Cask War hosted at CRAFT Beer Market. 8 Calgary breweries duked it out for the honour...

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Win a Big Rock Custom Bike

Want to ride around this summer in style? Enter to win a wicked cool Big Rock custom bike.

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Win 2 Tickets to Sierra Nevada Beer Camp

Here’s one more chance to win 2 general admission tickets to Sierra Nevada’s Beer Camp on Tour Festival, coming to downtown Raleigh, NC on S...

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First 100% Gluten Free Brewery in Western Canada

Finally, Celiac and gluten-intolerant sufferers will hop aboard the craft beer train in Calgary.

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YYC Beer Week: Have a Beer and Support Local

YYC Beer Week is a fabulous opportunity to support not only your local Calgary breweries, but many other local businesses and some great loc...

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MobCraft Beer Update – What Happened After Shark Tank

See how MobCraft faired before, during and after they entered the Shark Tank.