Tag Archive for ‘Garrison Brewing’

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Could Halifax water hikes increase local beer prices?

Could a Halifax rate hike on water increase the price of locally-produced beer? It could happen, as microbreweries in Nova Scotia’s capital are facing higher water prices that, according to a CBC article, will result in a 50% increase in some breweries’ water bills. The water price increase isn’t for certain yet, but should it… Read More ›

Garrison Home-Brew Off 2013

Garrison outlines 2013 homebrew competition

East coast homebrewers, get your kettles prepped. And then learns the ins and outs of the Belgian blonde ale style, because if you want a shot at the title in Garrison Brewing‘s Home Brew-Off Challenge 2013, that’s what you’re going to have to brew. The 2013 contest will mark the fifth annual Garrison Brew-Off, a… Read More ›

Review: Garrison Imperial IPA

Beer: Garrison Imperial IPA Brewery: Garrison Brewing Company (Halifax, Nova Scotia) Style: Imperial India Pale Ale Alcohol: 7% ABV Halifax-based Garrison Brewing’s Imperial IPA made it to my neck of the woods in Ontario in late 2010, and I’m finally getting around to writing up my impressions of the beer (much as I love sampling,… Read More ›

Garrison Spruce Beer now available

Garrison Brewing of Halifax, Nova Scotia launched its winter seasonal Spruce Beer today, and according to the brewery’s Twitter feed, it sold 24 bottles of the brew in the first 20 minutes of business today. Unfortunately, the beer is only available in Halifax, so the rest of us throughout the Great White North are out… Read More ›