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Central City’s newly released Queensborough Gin pays homage to its B.C. roots

As featured in The Alchemist Fall 2016 It’s not often the new kid on the block walks away with a major international award the very week of its launch, but that’s exactly what Surrey-based Central City Brewers and Distillers’ newest offering accomplished earlier this year; their Queensborough Gin garnered a gold medal at the Spirits
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Central City Collaborates with Great Lakes Brewery on Peared Up Saison

Two of BC and Ontario’s best breweries juice up on Trans-Canada collaboration Surrey’s Central City Brewers + Distillers is working together with Toronto’s Great Lakes Brewery on a juicy seasonal collaboration, Peared Up Saison. Peared Up Saison marks the first time the two award-winning breweries have collaborated together on a seasonal release. It is a
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Central City Launches Limited Edition Wood Aged Sour Kriek II

Following the highly regarded Sour Brown I, Central City is releasing the next in its Sour Series, the limited edition wood-aged Central City Sour Kriek II. The Sour Kriek II is a Belgian style Sour Red Ale infused with cherries and has been aging for two years in Cabernet Sauvignon oak barrels and French oak
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Central City’s Hopping Mad Celebrates Vancouver Pride Parade

Named official ready-to-drink beverage sponsor with Hopping Mad Cider and Hopping Mad Cider Radler Surrey, BC – Central City Brewers + Distillers is celebrating LGBTQ+ pride as the exclusive cider sponsor of the Vancouver Pride Parade and Festival. The multi-year partnership will include onsite branding, sampling teams at events and on-site activations with Central City’s
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Come By The Red Racer Brewpub on Beatty St. for Growler Fills

The Red Racer Brewpub on Beatty St. is now filling growlers. Stop by the brewpub for off sales of growlers featuring our latest seasonal brews and the core beers that we all love. Six different Red Racer beers are set up for growler fills. From our Pils to IPA and raspberry Wheat Ale to the
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Central City Introduces Queensborough Gin

Central City Brewers + Distillers is unveiling the next chapter of its craft distilling endeavors with the launch of their latest premium spirit, Queensborough Gin. Queensborough Gin is a premium, handcrafted small batch dry gin, rooted in a 17th century traditional London Dry recipe with a modern day Canadian twist. Queensborough Gin is a toast
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Central City Wins First Place at Vancouver International Spirits Competition

Central City Brewers + Distillers is proud to announce that its limited edition, special release Spirit of Merlot has won first place in the grape brandy category in the first ever Vancouver International Spirits Competition. Born from the pomace (skins and seeds) of Merlot grapes and craft distilled at Central City, Spirit of Merlot is
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Central City Launches Ace of Hokkaido Golden Ale

New Single Hopped, Ace of Hokkaido Golden Ale from Central City Brewers Central City has taken a fresh approach to its limited edition, seasonal release beers, with the launch of Ace of Hokkaido, a new, single hopped Golden Ale that uses Japanese developed Sorachi Ace Hops for a unique flavour profile. This seasonal offering follows the
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