BC Beer Awards and Festival 2017 – New Format, New Awards!

Press release: Vancouver BC, August 11, 2017 - The 8th annual BC Beer Awards and Festival (BCBA) is set to return on October 21, 2017 to the Croatian Cultural Centre in Vancouver. The signature consumer tasting event of BC Craft Beer Month, this festival celebrates the very best in craft brewing from across the province.…Read more BC Beer Awards and Festival 2017 – New Format, New Awards!

BC Breweries Win Big at the 2017 Canadian Brewing Awards

The Canadian Brewing Awards is Canada’s national competition for judging the quality of Canadian manufactured beer. The Canadian Brewing Awards invites Canadian majority-owned breweries and cideries of all sizes to compete in a Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) sanctioned blind tasting determining the best beers and ciders in over 60 style categories. The 15th annual Canadian Beer Awards gala was…Read more BC Breweries Win Big at the 2017 Canadian Brewing Awards

Change to Eligibility Rules for Canadian Brewing Awards Means Only 100% Canadian-Owned Breweries Can Enter

In an interesting development, the Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference (CBAC) has changed its rules to say that only a "Canadian-owned brewery or cidery whose products are produced and packaged in Canada" is eligible to be considered for an award. This means that breweries that do not have 100% Canadian ownership are excluded from the awards,…Read more Change to Eligibility Rules for Canadian Brewing Awards Means Only 100% Canadian-Owned Breweries Can Enter