(Fernie, BC) – Fernie Brewing Company, walked away with Two Medals at the 2008 Canadian Brewing Awards, held in Toronto, ON. This year was the 6th Annual Competition with 50 breweries and 239 individual beers entered. The Canadian Brewing Awards are recognized as the premiere competition for judging the quality of Canadian-Brewed beer. In its first competition, Fernie Brewing won medals in 2 out of 3 categories. The Rocky Mountain Genuine Lager won Silver in the European Style Lager Category. Their First Trax Brown Ale won the Bronze in the Brown Ale Category. The...Read more
Fernie Brewing Company Crafts a Huckleberry Wheat Beer for this Summer Season (Fernie, BC) – To celebrate summer & our wild Huckleberry picking season, Fernie Brewing Company has come up with a delicious Huckleberry Wheat Beer called ‘What the Huck’. Native to the Rocky Mountain region, the Huckleberry is prized for its sweetness and deep colour. When blended with wheat, it creates a smooth and creamy beer, with a light touch of huckleberries. Being a Micro-Brewery, Fernie Brewing Company can be creative with their brews. “Being...Read more
(Fernie, BC) – Things at Fernie Brewing Company are busy! In fact, so busy, that we had to build ourselves a new Brewhouse! Fernie Brewing Company’s new Brewhouse is in the Ghostrider Subdivision, at 26 Manitou Road on the East side of Fernie. The new location is triple the size of their previous space with new Fermentation tanks for increased production. A state of the art water filtration system has been installed. The new Brewhouse hosts a nicely appointed Tasting Room to sample their handcrafted brews. A Retail Store with Fernie Brewing Paraphanalia. The...Read more
July 5th, 2006 – New Location for Fernie Brewing Company in Ghostrider Subdivision (Fernie, BC) – Fernie Brewing Company – the East Kootenays only Microbrewery is pleased to announce the location for their new Brewhouse. The new facility will be located in the Ghostrider Subdivision in Fernie on Manitou Road, adjacent to the new site of Elk River Mountain Homes. “We are very excited about our new location. Now everyone driving through the town of Fernie, will see the name Fernie Brewing Company”, says Lenka Kosmak, Marketing...Read more
May 1st Cans of Fernie Brewing Company Hand-Crafted Premium Ales will be hitting the BC Market (Fernie, BC) – On Monday, May 1st 2006, Fernie Brewing Company, the East Kootenays only microbrewery, will begin shipping their Premium Ale Cans to all of British Columbia. The cans will be available to all BC Liquor Stores, Golf Resorts and Restaurants throughout the province. “We are sad to see them leave, but we know they will go to good British Columbian homes, to people who appreciate premium handcrafted ales as much as we do”, says...Read more