(Fernie, BC) Fernie Brewing Co. (FBC) is undoubtedly recognized locally, as a family owned and operated business. Further afield, many may know of the Brewery’s history and homegrown roots – starting in the owners’ barn, then moving to the custom built Brewery just outside of town back in 2007, where since there has been many a family member or friend to have passed through payroll or simply been there to pack samplers, or maneuver a tank. It’s the Fernie way, and FBC is forever grateful to the close connections and support...Read more
Now in its 21st year, Okanagan Fest of Ale , in Penticton is one of the best Craft Beer Festivals on BC’s calendar. Promising a great selection of beers, ciders, bands and food, this two-day festival marks the start of spring. And is the perfect way to launch our new beers, bring back summer seasonals and check in with our brewing comrades. With 55 Breweries, and an increasing number of Cideries, it’s a packed Convention Centre, both inside and out, and the hordes of beer...Read more
It's true, we do hucking love you all. And as such, Fernie Brewing Co. is helping you share the love this Valentine's. From February 8th - 14th , we're offering you 20% off our online store , on all items, using code FBCLOVE . Meanwhile, in-store, you can get 20% off anything red! Plaid, What the Huck Shirts, Hoodies, toques... Plus we'll have some gorgeous FBC Gift Baskets available to purchase in-store. The best way to say "I Hucking Love You!" to your nearest and dearest. As it...Read more
Ready to enter your name? Head here to enter NOW! Ol' Willy Wit – Belgian White Ale has been a firm Fernie Brewing Co. favourite since 2007, but it's on the hunt for a new name. The popular beer recipe will remain exactly as it is, but it requires a name which matches the light & spicy citrus flavours of this refreshing, year-round beer. “A Belgian White Ale with light & spicy citrus flavours. This unfiltered beer is brewed with a...Read more
There's a whole lot of excitement at FBC! So grab a beer and have a read of the latest goings on in the Brewery... FBC'S DECEMBER NEWSLETTER Happy Holidays to all!...Read more
To celebrate Canada Day fast approaching, Manitoba Liquor Marts are running a "Coast to Coaster" beer event, to celebrate fine craft beers from across Canada! This event is running from June15th - July 12th, or until stocks last... Luckily for us, FBC's What the Huck - Huckleberry Wheat Ale was chosen to be a part of their line up for this event, much to the delight of many of the FBC fans we met at the recent...Read more
(Vancouver, BC) - Saturday May 30th, Fernie Brewing Co. attended the new Vancouver International Craft Beer Awards , hoping for success from their two shortlisted beers. Big Caboose Red Ale and Project 9 Pils . Up against strong competition from around the globe, FBC was delighted to bring home two silver medals in the Best UK Ale and...Read more
There’s been a whole lot of local buzz surrounding Fernie’s upcoming new seasonal release, following the success and popularity of our recent Project 9 Pilsner, which launched earlier this year, aptly named after one of Fernie’s most popular bike trails. So keeping with our small-town, bike-paradise roots, Fernie Brewing Co.’s upcoming new brew is named Kickstand Honey Kolsch. Less climbing, more cruising, but equally as refreshing and seasonally appropriate. “An easy drinking Honey Kolsch, made using local organic honey and its own distinctive yeast, this new...Read more
(Fernie, BC) – Summer is on. No more inter-season ponderings, with a lack of things to do, or simply waiting for something to start. It’s started and as far as the Craft-Beer world is concerned, it’s a hive of beer-fuelled activity left, right and centre. Although Festivals take place year round, June sees an increase in beer-related goings on, kicking off with the infamous Vancouver Craft Beer Week (VCBW). A week-long festival, celebrating all things beer, it brings out the beer-lovers of the Lower Mainland and beyond, setting the stage for numerous...Read more
Tuesday June 18th 6-8PM at The Fernie Arts Station Joe Wiebe knows pretty much everything there is to know about beer. An author, specialising in Craft Beer, he has recently hand-crafted a new book, entitled “Craft Beer Revolution: The Insider’s Guide to BC Breweries”. To co-inside with the start of Vancouver Craft Beer Week (VCBW) and to launch his new read, Joe is touring the province in coming weeks, sharing his knowledge and love of the good stuff. And Fernie, as highlighted on Global BC this past weekend, being the most Easterly Brewery, is in on the...Read more