Between Two Fermenters Debuts

Alex Whitlow, GLB’s Events & Partnerships Manager, wants to take you on a journey. A journey behind the Ontario craft brewing scenes, interviewing esteemed members of the beer community while seeking answers to questions that others are too afraid to ask. With that out of the way, GLB is pleased to debut our latest project, Between Two […]

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Documentary – Thirty Years of Great Lakes Beer: The Journey of Great Lakes Brewery

We hit a milestone on February 12, 2017 as we turned 30, making us one of the oldest independent craft breweries in Canada. We did a lot of things to celebrate. Tap takeovers, release over 105 different beers, introduced new brands, new glassware, new ideas and we documented it all! Thirty Years of Great Lakes Beer: The Journey […]

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What is your favourite GLB beer???

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… and diverse. If we asked you, what would you say?     […]

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We Bought ourselves a birthday gift!!

Peter Bulut, Owner & Chief Brewing Officer at GLB, couldn’t wait to start celebrating our 30th anniversary in the craft beer business, so he went out and bought the brewery a little birthday present – a brand new 7bbl copper pilot system and four new 15bbl fermenters! With February 12th fast approaching (the actual date […]

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Ontario Craft Brewers Conference – Brewers of the 90's

The fifth annual Ontario Craft Brewers Conference took place yesterday here in Toronto, bringing together over 1000 members of the craft brewing industry. Brewers, sales representatives, production staff, marketers, and brewing students all gathered to get an industry update, took part in sessions, seminars, and tastings, and had the chance to roam the floor for the […]

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My City with Blake Carter – GLB Video

Blake Carter of KiSS 92.5 fm amd host of My City with Blake Carter, a Rogers Toronto TV production, recently paid us a visit and Peter Bulut (owner of GLB) filled her in on our storied history, led her through the brewery and sampled some product together. You can follow Blake Carter on Twitter here: @BlakesShow #MyCityWithBlakeCarter […]

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Throwback Thursday – GLB History (Canadian Brewerianist Article 2012)

The following story/interview appeared in the October 2012 issue of The Canadian Brewerianist, written by Troy Burtch. 25 years is a long time. A long time for any independent business to be in operation… let alone a family owned and operated craft brewery in a market that hasn’t always been the easiest road to venture […]

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