Big Rock Blog
October 7, 2016
We’ll avoid getting too mushy here, but there’s something about Thanksgiving that bubbles up those warm fuzzy feelings. At Big Rock we’ve been brewing handcrafted beer in Canada for 31 years now, and along for the ride every step of the way has been our Traditional Ale.
September 28, 2016
No doubt, when you work in craft brewing, every day is a good day to celebrate good beer. But when someone goes out of their way to declare a National Drink Beer Day (September 28th)… well, we must CELEBRATE with YOU!
August 31, 2016
Calling all students... THIS is a class you need to sign up for! Imagine a marketing class... on beer. Too good to be true? It actually exists at SAIT! It's an amazing hands-on learning opportunity and Big Rock has been proud to be a part of it for the 4th year in a row.
Here we go again! Happy to be rolling out round two of our Collaboration beers with Last Best Brewing… Happy brewers, happy beer.
June 14, 2016
The German purity law, the Reinheitsgebot, has never held any sway in Belgium. Belgian beer has all manner of delicious additions beyond the base of water, barley, hops and yeast. Our Brewmaster Paul, a lover of all beer Belgian, has created a fruit beer that is totally fruit forward.
Let the collaborating begin…
March 24, 2016
Our new brewery in Etobicoke is coming along! Ontario Brewmaster Connor Patrick says that we're on schedule to be brewing Big Rock beer out of our Queensway location by June. First up on the production schedule will be Grasshopper (Kristallweizen) and then a Cashmere hopped Lager.
March 23, 2016
This year, the Calgary Underground Film Festival, CUFF, is in its 13th year. The non-profit organization was founded with the intention of showcasing unconventional films – features that wouldn’t normally be seen in theatres, and after over a dozen years, CUFF is still thriving.