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Central City’s Red Racer Prost Hefeweizen releases just in time for summer!

  Central City Brewers and Distillers has released a new seasonal beer for summer! Prost! Or as we say in Canada, Cheers! This traditional hefeweizen uses both malted and unmalted wheat for classic German flavour and body. Light banana and clove character builds in the flavour profile while subtle hop tones balance out the beer.
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Win a $500 Beer League Team Party!!

WIN a Beer League Team Party worth $500! ⚾️ Bring your A-Game & Share your best #WeAreBeerLeague Photo or Video & Follow and Tag @beerleaguebrew for your Chance to Win! (Bonus Points for entries that include cans of Beer League Lager!) Whether you have a hockey team, baseball team or Dungeons and Dragons team –
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Thor’s Hammer Wins Gold at 2017 Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference

Central City’s ‘Thor’s Hammer’ Barley Wine won Gold this past Saturday, May 27, at the 2017 Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference, in the Barley Wine-Style Ale – English-Style category. The Canadian Brewing Awards is Canada’s national competition for judging the quality of Canadian manufactured beer and ciders. The Canadian Brewing Awards invites Canadian majority-owned breweries and cideries of all sizes
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Central City Releases Special #Canada150 Limited Anniversary Edition Lohin McKinnon Lightly Peated & Malted Rye Whisky

Central City Releases Special #Canada150 Limited Anniversary Edition Lohin McKinnon Lightly Peated & Malted Rye Whisky   A unique combination of lightly peated & malted whisky, aged in Orloroso Sherry & Bourbon barrels   Surrey, BC – Following the highly successful launch of their first Lohin McKinnon single malt whisky, Central City Brewers + Distillers
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Lohin McKinnon Wins Silver at 2017 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

Central City Brewers + Distillers is pleased to announce that its Lohin McKinnon Single Malt Whisky has won Silver at the 2017 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, in the Whisky category. This comes shortly after winning Bronze at the 2017 Judging of Craft Spirits in the International Malt Whisky Category. Founded in 2000, the 2017 San Francisco International Spirits
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Queensborough Gin wins Double Gold at 2017 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

Central City Brewers + Distillers is pleased to announce that its Queensborough Gin has won Double Gold at the 2017 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, in the Gin category. This comes shortly after winning another two Gold medals at the San Diego International Spirits Competition and the Spirits International Prestige Awards last year. Founded in 2000, the 2017 San Francisco International Spirits
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Lohin McKinnon Barrel Select Club’s First Engagement

The Lohin McKinnon Barrel Select Club Thank you to all those who joined us in celebrating Canadian Whisky at the Lohin McKinnon: Barrel Select Club’s first engagement. On April. 12, 2017, guests created their own whisky blend, sampled unreleased whisky, enjoyed canapes & Red Racer Beer. The next Barrel Select Club meeting with be happening in June.

Canadian Craft Brewers Unveil #Canada150 Beers for Red Racer Across The Nation Collaboration – 12 unique craft beers represent each region of the country

Surrey, BC – Last month, Central City Brewers + Distillers along with 12 other Canadian craft brewers announced the Red Racer Across the Nation Collaboration 12-pack which commemorates Canada’s 150th birthday celebration. Today, the breweries announced the all-star craft beer lineup which makes up the #Canada150 collaboration, as well as #Canada150 celebration tasting events that
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Central City Continues Commitment to Autism Research with Red Racer PILS – Raises funds for SFU’s Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy research for children with autism

Surrey, B.C. – In the fifth year of Central City’s annual autism fundraising initiative the craft beer aligned with the program is changing. April is Autism Awareness Month and Central City Brewers + Distillers has shifted to the new Red Racer PILS for Autism fundraising initiative for Simon Fraser University’s Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) and
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