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Alberta Beer at Farmer’s Markets? A Perfect Marriage!

It’s an exciting day for Alberta brewers and lovers of authentic Alberta beer, wine and spirits! (L-R): Graham Sherman (Tool Shed Brewery); The Honourable Joe Ceci; Andrea Lau (Bridgeland Riverside Farmers market); Alain Maisonneuve (AGLC); Colin McLean (Banded...

Association Response to New Small Brewer Grant Program

(July 28, 2016) The Alberta Small Brewers Association (ASBA) appreciates the Government of Alberta’s ongoing efforts to make brewing a signature industry for the province. Today’s announcement of a new grant program to spur growth in the industry signals...

Association Response to Alberta Beer Mark Up Changes

(July 12, 2016) The Alberta Small Brewers Association (ASBA) appreciates the Government of Alberta’s ongoing efforts to make brewing a signature industry for the province. Today’s announcement of pending changes to the beer mark up signals an understanding...

Craft Beer Boom is Great News for Alberta

Alberta Small Brewers Association membership grows to 27 members Albertans in all parts of the province can now choose amazing local beer Terry Rock hired as new Executive Director, replacing Greg Zeschuk who had been serving in a volunteer capacity since inception...

How Important Are Clean Draft Lines?

Those of you that enjoy draft beer may not be aware that the maintenance and quality of draft equipment is an important factor in enjoying a great pint. Alley Kat’s Neil Herbst appears in this article in the Globe and Mail talking about maintaining beer quality....

Alberta Beer Week 2015

  Alberta Beer Week 2015 Unveiled ~ Friday, September 25th to Saturday, October 3rd, Alberta Beer Week Celebrates Great Beer Brewed Across the Province ~ (August 12, 2015) The Alberta Small Brewers Association is pleased to announce Alberta Beer Week 2015, a...