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The latest on Nova Scotia's craft beer industry

Bringing Innovation to Beer - Saltbox Brewing and Acadia

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Acadia University and Saltbox Brewery are continuing their partnership on a project to develop indigenous yeast strains suitable for making truly local beer. The amount of the research grant made by Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) is $25,000 to carry forward and further the work already done by the Saltbox/Acadia partnership. Dr. Russell Easy and […]

Nova Scotia Craft Brewers Partner with Prudhomme Program

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Representatives from craft breweries from across the province have recently received the prestigious Prudhomme Beer Sommelier certification. The Prudhomme Beer Certification Program is Canada’s only beer education program that provides a well structured, unbiased look at the world of beer. All of the participants successfully completed the intensive Level 3 Sommelier certification which gives each […]

New Beers For Fall

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The leaves are turning, and Nova Scotia’s craft breweries are putting together quite a roster of great beer, no matter your palate. Over the next week or so our breweries will be releasing the following: Good Robot Brewing –¬†Tuesday, Sept 25th: Chris Joharchy is at it again! Some may remember his King In The North […]

N.S. Craft Brewers Supporting Local Farmers

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As Nova Scotians celebrate our hard working local farmers today with Open Farm Day, our brewers will raise a glass to all of the wonderful local products available to us to help create world class craft beer. Thanks to our farmers, our beer is winning awards against the best breweries in the country, and turning […]

New Nova Scotia Craft Beer for September

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As summer goes by the rear view mirror, our breweries are set to take advantage of local ingredients and seasonal influences to give you some of the most innovative and unique recipes and products you will find anywhere. Here is a modest list. But feel free to drop by your local brewery to see what […]