Great Lakes Brewery News

To say that Great Lakes Brewery is excited about the upcoming Canada Day long weekend is an understatement. This is our favourite time of year. The time for cottaging, for backyard get-togethers, ribfests, for getting outside and experiencing the vast beauty that this land has to offer...

For 30 years we get asked this question a lot - What is your favourite GLB beer? Here are some GLB staff and supporters sharing some of their favourites. Just like the beers that we produce, our staff's answers are unique and creative...

Gordie Levesque loves a good long weekend here in the great white north, but nothing compares to the Canada Day long weekend. Gordie will be celebrating our GREAT NATION'S birthday  with his trusted Canuck Pale Ale in hand and the tunes cranked! Here's what he'll be listening to by the dock.   ...

This is the second GLB Barstool Chat in our new weekly blog series that will introduce you to a number of amazing people running some of the best craft beer bars in Ontario. As they say in Law and Order – these are their stories. Meet… Dennis Kimeda, the co-owner of The Wren on Danforth Avenue in Toronto. The Wren 1382 Danforth Avenue Toronto, ON 647.748.1382 web - thewrendanforth.com What is your role at the establishment Owner / General Manager How many years have you...

This is the first GLB Barstool Chat in our new weekly blog series that will introduce you to a number of amazing people running some of the best craft beer bars in Ontario. As they say in Law and Order - these are their stories. Meet...

We'll be taking you into the establishments that these individuals own, or manage, or curate the beer menu for, asking them some of the questions that shed light on why they do what they do while providing some history about their place. We'll be creating some short video's, providing some images and checking out the FreshGLB beer they serve to their patrons. Our goal in creating this series is to showcase these friends, and their bars,...

Roland Baggetts gets so many interview requests from various international mass media outlets that he asked us to put together this FAQ document so he could focus on relaxing on the beach in his socks and sandals. Here are some of the most asked questions he receives. Have one to ask him yourself, use #AskRolandBaggetts on social media and we’ll wake him from his naps to get you the answer! Roland, what is your preferred sunscreen brand...

To help kick-off the 2017 launch of Sunnyside Session IPA, Troy Burtch took a visit over to the 102.1 The Edge to drink some of the fresh stuff with Fearless Fred and Chris Schryer (Toronto Beer Blog). Each Friday, Fearless Fred goes live on Facebook to taste and talk about a local beer for #BeerBreakFriday, and in the video below, you'll see how much he enjoyed his less than 24 hour old Sunnyside. Cans are now starting...

Come hang with GLB's Owner & Chief Brewing Officer, Peter Bulut, and the rest of the GLB family, as we welcome back SUNNYSIDE SESSION IPA on Saturday May 13th at the Summerhill LCBO! Roland Baggetts is back after a brief vacation from a fun winter battling Lake Effect snow. 473ml cans, featuring a new look, will be available to purchase for the first time in 2017, which will also feature a 3 tap takeover during the 1pm...