Tag Archive for ‘McAuslan Brewing’


McAuslan to be sold to RJ Brewers

The surprise news of the week has been the inking of a deal that will see McAuslan Brewing fall under complete ownership of fellow Quebec brewery RJ Brewers. RJ Brewers acquired a 46% stake in McAuslan in 2008, but it looks like McAuslan’s owners are ready to move on. Terms of the sale were not… Read More ›

Beery greetings from Northern Canada

The Beer In Canada office has been a mess lately. Beer bottles galore have been making their way back to The Beer Store for return and refund. Beeraphernalia, including a neat Labatt 50 mirror I found in a pawn shop, several funny beer signs, two big totes worth of beer glasses, at least a dozen… Read More ›

Review: St-Ambroise Citrouille

Beer: St-Ambroise Citrouille Brewery: McAuslan Brewery (Montreal, Quebec) Style: Spiced Vegetable Ale Alcohol: 5% ABV It’s early November as I write this review, but the pumpkin ales are still on the shelves. One of the pumpkin ales to make it to Ontario this year, as it did last year, is McAuslan’s St-Ambroise Citrouille, a spiced… Read More ›

Review: St-Ambroise Apricot Wheat Ale

Beer: St-Ambroise Apricot Wheat Ale Brewery: McAuslan Brewing (Montreal, Quebec) Style: Wheat Fruit Ale Alcohol: 5% ABV Some people will put anything in a beer, whether it’s fruit, vegetables or even seafood (yes, traditional oyster stouts are really made with oysters; good luck finding a real one, though). Some adjuncts and flavourings are more suitable… Read More ›

Episode #15: St-Ambroise Great Pumpkin Ale

One of the pumpkin beers we sampled this year came to us from Quebec. McAuslan Brewing‘s St-Ambroise Great Pumpkin Ale is a spicy pumpkin beer with a hefty dose of cloves and a lot of pumpkin flavour. Enjoy.