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Beau’s kicks off Ottawa 2017 collaborative beer series with 49° 54°

January 5 • Eastern Ontario craft brewery Beau’s has released the first collaborative creation in a year-long series of limited-edition beers that will celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, and Beau’s role as the official brewery of Ottawa 2017. The name of the first of Beau’s twelve Ottawa 2017 beers is based on the coordinates of Newfoundland and Labrador’s Fogo Island: 49° 54°. It is...

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Something old, something new: a trio of releases from Beau’s this December

December 2 • Craft brewery Beau’s All Natural will be launching a trio of beers into Ontario and Québec in the month of December. Limited-edition holiday release “New Lang Syne” Belgian-style Tripel will hit shelves early in the month, along with Farm Table Series “80 Shilling”; fan-favourite “Bog Water” from the Gruit Series returns mid-month for a hibernal stay. New Lang Syne is...

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Growth target announced for Beau’s Brewery: $5M of giving in next 10 years

November 29 • Beau’s All Natural Brewing has announced an aggressive new company-wide growth target – but it’s not in sales dollars, litres of beer or number of employees. The Ontario-based craft brewery will be aiming to achieve $5 million in donations to community-building groups, charitable organizations, and independent arts over 10 years (2016-2025). The figure is 5 times greater than the $1 million...

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Beau’s reaches 100-award milestone in 10th year

November 25 • As a banner year for Beau’s All Natural starts to wrap up, the Vankleek Hill, Ont.,-based craft brewery is celebrating yet another landmark: Beau’s has officially won 100 awards since opening its doors in 2006. With several wins at the 10th Annual National Organic Brewing Competition, and a quick succession of awards including Canada’s DesignThinker of the Year for Beau’s co-founder...

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Mix pack brings the “Best of Beau’s” home for the holidays

November 21 • Holiday hosts and gift-givers looking for a curated collection of tasty craft beers will have a one-stop shopping solution this season. The Best of Beau’s mix pack is returning for 2016 with four seasonally inspired beers, including a warming new Belgian-style quad, as well as a trio of fan favourites from the Ontario craft brewery. Quads & Rockers, a brand...

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Rwanda Craft Brewery Project fundraising tops $110,000

November 21 • Craft brewery Beau’s All Natural has announced the successful end for the crowdfunding campaign it launched in September to help build a craft brewery in Rwanda. Powered by Kickstarter, the campaign had 1,138 backers and raised $110,400 CDN from donors in Canada and around the world for the Rwanda Craft Brewery Project. The funds will finance the purchase of a...

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Lavender, rosemary and thyme gruit ale “St. Luke’s Verse” available now

October 17 • St Luke’s Verse, a lavender, rosemary and thyme gruit ale from Beau’s Brewery’s Gruit Series, is available now in select LCBOs in Ontario for a three-month engagement this fall. It is also available for sampling and purchase at the Vankleek Hill’s craft brewery’s onsite retail store, and at select retailers in the province of Québec. Brewed with an aromatic bouquet...

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Ottawa rock band Hellbros win #GIGS4GOOD online charity fundraising competition in nail-biting final hour

October 11 • Beating their runner-up by a difference of only $6.67, Ottawa’s Hellbros earned themselves a trio of paid festival gigs when they raised $1,690.00 in a charity initiative that helps kids get into rock ‘n’ roll and skateboarding. Known to fans as Canada’s loudest rock band, Hellbros defeated nine other bands in their race to raise money via the Beau’s Oktoberfest-sponsored...

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Beau’s Oktoberfest 8-year fundraising total tops half-million mark

October 3 • Craft brewery’s signature fundraising event sees record attendance of +20,000 & raises $86,084 for community-building projects and charity The 8th annual edition of Beau’s Oktoberfest took place Friday Sept. 23 and Saturday Sept. 24, and saw record crowds of just over 20,000 over the two days at the Vankleek Hill fairgrounds, celebrating Bavarian culture, craft beer and community. Beau’s Oktoberfest...

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Beau’s All Natural launches Rwanda Craft Brewery Project

September 20 • Eastern Ontario craft brewery raising funds to build a women-owned-and-operated brewery in Africa, to be dedicated to empowerment and local social benefit Eastern Ontario craft brewery Beau’s All Natural has announced that it has launched a project that will help a female entrepreneur start up a locally owned and operated craft brewery in the African republic of Rwanda. Beau’s will...

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