Update: Effective today: June 5, 2019 We've received the call from the good folks at the Fernie Trails Alliance - the new Swine Flu climb is OPEN. So that means, effective today, we are back to the original route for our Trail to Ale Challenge . You folks are on it, we've received many emails, messages & texts, asking about the route - you're a passionate bunch of Trail to Alers, we love it! The Trail to Ale Challenge is: 1) Hyperventilation 2) Project 9 3) Swine Flu - utilizing the new uphill...Read more
Spring has arrived in full force in Fernie and with that the mountain bike trails are ready. That means we are officially declaring the 2019 Trail to Ale Challenge OPEN! Launched in the summer 2016, our Trail to Ale Challenge has fast become a Fernie staple. A fun mountain and beer filled adventure, to challenge many a local or visitor to Fernie. And while a tough day on the trails awaits, the views, glory, cold beer and medal is worth every stroke or step. Please read the full details and rules below on how to #trailtoalefernie... (PLEASE NOTE THE ROUTE IS BACK TO THE...Read more
Whoop whoop...our Campout™ West Coast Pale has taken home the Gold Medal at this year's Canadian Brewing Awards in the North American Pale Ale Category . We're thrilled to have won, as it's Canada's most prestigious beer competition, and the fact that we won with one of our biggest selling, year-round brands, is even better - showing the strength and consistency of our core...Read more
It's a Snow Day - just in time for the holiday weekend. To celebrate we've got a Dark Horse, a Double IPA & these winter warmers to get you through...giddy up! Drop into our February Brews News and cozy up with these delicious FBC Brews!...Read more
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February 2019 - Brews News
It's hard to believe that the Holidays are upon us. We've had a fantastic, wintry start to the season filled with snow on the slopes & new and returning Seasonal Brews to get us rolling this holiday season! Happy Holidays to you and yours this season! Have a look at our Holiday Newsletter for all things FBC. Until next year...cheers! ...Read more
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Wishing you a wintry, craft beer filled holiday!
You may have noticed a change online, on our social feeds and on shelves. We're excited to officially announce that we've got a fresh new look , which will be hitting stores throughout Western Canada over the coming weeks. With no change to the brews within, our new look is clean, crisp and bold, and is set to transition across their entire product portfolio. Why the refresh? It might surprise you that our previous packaging has been on shelves and in coolers for four years. In this new world of craft beer, where trends change,...Read more
Welcome to Fernie Brewing Co's October Brews News For us, fall is the time to pull out our cozy sweaters, put on some woolies & sip on delicious Seasonals. We've got some returning fall classics & a new brew in our IPA Series to snuggle up to. Have a look then a sip... @FernieBrewingCo #drinkfernie Fernie, BC Fernie Brewing Co. Fall Classics Best read with a brew in hand and sporting said cozy sweater... Campout Java the Hut The Eldorado West Coast Pale Coffee Milk Stout Single Hop IPA...Read more
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OCTOBER 2018 BREW NEWS
With over 29 recipients since its inception in December 2013, we are proud to announce that our “Cheers to Charity!” (CTC) Fund has now passed the $100,000 mark. This week we proudly handed over a cheque for $5,265 to our most recent recipient, the Elk River Alliance, bringing this year’s total to $27,643 and the total donations to date to $101,843. A huge benchmark, solidifying the success of this locally brewed initiative. Feeling fortunate to be a part of such a supportive community, we were searching for a creative way to pay it back. As with many local businesses in our...Read more
After a small hiatus, we're back on the Brews News train, keeping you up to date on new beers, returning beers, favourite beers and well, all things FBC! In this issue we're highlighting our favourite Summertime brews, best read with a cold beer in hand. THE perfect patio beer - our Hit the Deck Hazy IPA, our 650ml bomber seasonal the Single Speed Belgian-Style Blonde and the latest release in our IPA Series the Aussie Aussie Aussie Oi-P-A. ...Read more
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August 2018 Brews News
Whilst a dog has its day, a cat has nine lives, here at Fernie Brewing Co., The ol’ Griz is heading for the hills. The Griz Pale Ale is one of our earliest brews, however, after a strong and long stint as a core beer for FBC, he’s headed for retirement, or rather, an extended hibernation… While The Griz has a longstanding following, and a proud Fernie namesake – after the Fernie Legend, who brings the epic snowfall to the valley – our beer lineup is both growing and evolving,...Read more