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Public invited to Return to Ale-Catraz during Penticton Beer Week

Cannery Brewing will be showcasing its new lounge as part of Penticton Beer Week, which means beverage lovers are invited to serve some time at Ale-Catraz tomorrow.

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New Kamloops mural really pops at Alchemy Brewing Company

Local artist Stace DeWolf has completed a large outdoor mural for Alchemy Brewing Company’s outdoor patio. The colourful piece is made up of four by eight foot fence panels and features pop art-inspired figures with speech bubbles. The project took a week and a half to complete.

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It's official: Beer on the beach is back for another summer in Penticton

Penticton’s public alcohol consumption pilot project is back for a second summer after passing a final approval with city council yesterday.

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West Kelowna man hopes to start nano-brewery in his garage

Becoming a master brewer and opening a cool craft brew pub is something that doesn’t just happen overnight.

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Newest Kelowna craft brewery designed for The Office

The latest craft brewery coming to Kelowna’s Brewery District is asking the city to support its liquor licence application.

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There's a new microbrewery in the South Okanagan

The South Okanagan has a new microbrewery.

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Penticton's Slackwater Brewery's 'vibrant' beer can artwork gets international praise

Penticton’s Slackwater Brewing is enjoying some international recognition for their unique artwork and designs.

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Subscription boxes offer taste of B.C wineries, cideries, breweries and distilleries

If your customers can't come to you due to a global pandemic you have to find a way to get your products to them. That's what organizers of the B.C. Wine, Cider and Spirits Festival have done in an effort to support their members.

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Fall in love with these autumn craft beers in Kamloops, Okanagan

If you're a fan of darker beers and stouts, fall is the best time to check out your local breweries. Some breweries have gotten creative by incorporating some classic fall flavours into their brews, with hints of sweetness, spice and everything nice.

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Kelowna craft brewery uses circus tent to extend patio season

You won't see any carnies in the circus tent a Kelowna craft brewery, only refreshing beer.

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Happy Hours with the best bang for your buck in Kamloops, Okanagan

For a Happy Hour to really be successful, your wallet should be happy too.

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Kelowna’s North End brewery district is going to the dogs

When Rustic Reel opened last summer in what was fast becoming Kelowna’s craft brewery district, it brought a fishing theme to the area.

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iN VIDEO: Make this delicious fall stew from The B.C. Wine Lover's Cookbook

As the cooler weather begins, our bodies begin to crave comfort food. Soups, stews and braises are in order now and this change definitely makes the end of summer more palatable.

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New Korean sushi place replaces Greek restaurant in Kamloops

When Amy Choi and Uthai Kim heard that a restaurant space was up for grabs in Kamloops, they jumped at the chance to open a second Korean restaurant.

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New collaborative craft beer on tap for Penticton Beer Week

To celebrate the second annual Beer Week in Penticton next month, some local brewers have come up with a new ale.

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Drink in these fun facts about five Kamloops craft breweries

If you're a craft beer fan it's likely you've visited some, if not all of Kamloops's craft breweries. While you may think you know them pretty well, these lesser known fun facts may surprise you. 

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Wine spirits education trust to branch out into beer qualifications

In the B.C. wine and spirits industry you have probably seen the acronym WSET. The Wine & Spirit Education Trust is a global organisation which arranges courses and exams in the field of wine, spirits and sake qualifications. Locally, we have a couple of different companies offering courses to earn the WSET qualifications, especially focussed on the wine industry.

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Kelowna brewery takes the drive-in approach to dining out

Courtney Koga, owner of Provisions Kitchen which operates out of Kettle River Brewing, recently started a Saturday drive-in style service for customers and thinks this retro way of dining may just be the way of the future.

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Kamloops, Okanagan breweries, wineries and cideries that deliver to your door

Leaving the house is stressful these days. But there's nothing better than a local craft beer, glass of wine or cider to help ease you through this quarantine.

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More brews, ciders, food and fun at this year's Okanagan Fest of Ale

Okanagan Fest of Ale turns 25 this year and it promises to be the best and biggest ever.

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Industry reacts to Lonely Planet naming Penticton 'Canada's craft beer capital'

Being named Canada's craft beer capital in the Lonely Planet travel guide gives Penticton breweries a feather to put in their caps, but it remains to be seen whether it will bring in customers.

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Penticton's craft brewing industry is grabbing international attention

Penticton’s craft brewing industry has attracted more international attention with a recent write up in Lonely Planet.

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Make these cocktails, mocktails and beertails to kick off 2020

Later 2019, and hellloooo 2020. Feeling good about the sound of those numbers? I do. Let’s hold our glasses high, peoples and toast an amazing new year ahead.

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Say cheers with these perfect seasonal beers from Thompson-Okanagan breweries

For those of you who are in the midst of the holi-daze, you’re probably looking for something to do to fill your time. Whether you’re with family, friends, or need to get away from the holiday hullabaloo, trying some limited edition winter brews is the perfect remedy.

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Great brewing minds think alike in Kelowna’s North End brewery district

When Chris Dedinsky and Russ Burmell-Higgs decided to open a craft brewery in the industrial North End of downtown Kelowna they didn’t realize they were launching a whole district.

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Beering Around Town: More on Kelowna's awesome brewery district

It seems like overnight Kelowna built an urban culture.

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Reeling in the local community: Rustic Reel Brewing Co. offers much more than beer

Rustic Reel Brewing Company is literally a one-woman show and in three short months of opening her business, Susi Foerg has become a shining star on the local craft beer scene. 

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iN PHOTOS: A look at Kamloops newest brewery, restaurant

The newest brewery in Kamloops hasn’t even officially announced that they are open, but they are already flooded with customers.

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The craft beer revolution is alive and well in the Okanagan and Kamloops

October is B.C. Craft Beer Month, and we felt a sense of responsibility to share all the spots in the Thompson-Okanagan where you can get a crafty cold one.

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New Kelowna craft brewery preparing for October opening

KELOWNA - All the paperwork is in place for the next addition to Kelowna's growing craft beer district in the North End of downtown.

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Kelowna's new brewery Rustic Reel is open and reeling in customers

KELOWNA - Rustic Reel Brewing Co. is the most recent brewery to open its doors in downtown Kelowna, and customers are already raving about it.

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iN WINE: 4 new breweries tapping into Kelowna's craft beer scene

KELOWNA - Once there was only Tree Brewing: Now there are more craft breweries than you can hit up in a single night.

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iNwine: Saddle up. It's time to embark on an Okanagan Rail Trail brewery tour

KELOWNA - Everyone knows that the best thing after a long, summer bike ride is a glass of cold, local craft beer. Luckily for us beer-lovers, these four Kelowna breweries are all accessible directly from the Okanagan Rail Trail. From the first stop to the fourth, the ride is just under an hour. 

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