Our owner and brewmaster comes from a family of brewers and bootleggers that goes back three generations. The current generation of brothers have over 45 years of brewing experience. Our vision is to craft traditional old-world beer styles that pay tribute to the early Canadians who built our nation’s foothold – Canada’s first capital city.
The playful dog on our logo brings together the past and the future of Kingston’s Skeleton Park. Centuries old, Skeleton Park began its life as a burial ground for thousands of immigrant laborers. Today, the park is a vibrant downtown hub, enjoyed by locals who gather to play, skate, picnic, and sing. And to celebrate life. That, in a nutshell, defines our beer: