GLB Retail Store Re-Opening

October 21, 2020 After closing our retail store doors to the public more than 6.5 months ago, we are happy to announce that we’re back and we can’t wait to see you! Our last day of...
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Kans4Kids Empties Drive

October 6, 2020 Bring your empties to Great Lakes Brewery on Saturday October 17th between 11am – 4pm and donate them to the Southern Ontario Beer Boys for their Kans4Kids drive. All donations...
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VIRTUAL BEER! RUNTOBEER. Marathon. Great Lakes. Good Foot. PART DEUX

September 30, 2020 We’re back at it again, working with our friends at RUNTOBEER to bring you yet another collaboration brew for the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon… with a...
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September 22, 2020 Just a friendly reminder… HOME DELIVERYYes, we are still offering free local home delivery 7 days a week. And it is next day delivery too. Order before 11:59pm, and...
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Q & A – GLB & Jean Augustine Centre for Young Women’s Empowerment

With the imminent release of EMPOWERED, a New England Pale Ale brewed with love and support for the Jean Augustine Centre for Young Women’s Empowerment, we have put together this handy dandy Q...
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Empowered – GLB Teams up with the Jean Augustine Centre for Young Women’s Empowerment

August 18, 2020 Supporting local never tasted so good with new community-oriented release beer Great Lakes Brewery (GLB) is pleased to announce the beginning of a new partnership with the Jean...
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Find your style of GLB beer



August 8, 2020 We have some more excellent news to share.  Great Lakes won an LCBO *Elsie Award!  An Elsie award? What the heck is that? We’ll let the LCBO tell you… “The...
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Great Lakes Spirits – The Full Story

August 6, 2020 Peter Bulut Sr., the man who saved Great Lakes Brewery back in 1990 when the co-founders struggled to keep the then Brampton based brewery afloat, always wanted to create his own...
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Interview with Great Lakes Spirits

August 6, 2020 We have some great news to share with you. Great Lakes Brewery, under the name Great Lakes Spirits, is pleased to announce that we’ll be releasing a Gin Soda and Vodka Soda today...
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August 3, 2020 Yes, Toronto has entered Phase Three of the provincial COVID recovery plan, but we haven’t, and won’t be – for a while at least. Our patio remains closed. Our taproom...
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HazeMama Speaks To You

July 28, 2020 Only when light is combined with the dark is the universe perfect and complete. Like a hypnotizing drum beat heard deep within the swampy shores, a bubbling kettle brews. As an ember...
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Be Cool – Wear a Mask!

July 27, 2020 While our retail store continues to operate through our garage door in an outdoor environment – safely distanced, of course – we still encourage, and ask kindly, that you...
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