(Fernie, BC) – On October 5th, a perfect fall Fernie day, inside Fernie Brewing Co.’s Tasting Room, the latest FBC seasonal brew officially launched. A brew which is undoubtedly the most special of brews to date, and close to the heart of staff, family and friends of Fernie Brewing Co. The Professor Märzen is a commemorative brew, named after and stemming from, a partially created recipe found in past FBC Brewmaster Gord Demaniuk’s recipe book. Aptly, this brew launches almost to...Read more
Every year the snow seems to tease us in early October. It settles high into the mountains filling our heads with thoughts of snow-covered trees, light fluffy powder, and après-ski beverages with friends. And every year, it disappears just as quickly as it arrived. Leaving the excitement of winter permeating the air. However, all is not lost, as October signifies both the arrival of several Fernie Brewing Co. new seasonal and limited release beers, and an array of fresh-faced, adventure seeking visitors to Fernie. One crew of visitors who can be spotted from some distance away, are our...Read more
For those who have the pleasure of calling Fernie home year-round, it is common knowledge that our little mountain town thrives in the fall. The streets are quiet, the trails transform with shades of yellow and orange, and the river is still full of fish. Cooler mornings, warm cozy sweaters and the excitement of winter slowly starts to replace the long days of summer. For beer lovers, the arrival of fall means something completely different. The changing of seasons signifies Fresh Hop brews are on their way. For those of you who are unfamiliar with this style of beer but love refreshing and...Read more
When it comes to winter beer consumption, not everything has to be darkly delicious. Craft beers are invariably all about the hops, and in the case of The Eldorado Single Hop IPA , this is indeed true. With a number of FBC seasonal and limited release darker brews on the horizon, we were on the hunt for a suitable hoppy counterpart to our Real Peel Grapefruit IPA summer seasonal 6-pack. The hunt was short lived as it soon became evident that The...Read more
The perfect pairing to accompany darker evenings have landed at Fernie Brewing Co. After a long, hot, hop filled summer, these two beers are always a welcome addition and the perfect way to kick off our 2017 Fall lineup. And of course, they are pretty easy on the eyes. Our impressively dark and robust, Sap Sucker Maple Porter with a delicate but flavourful touch of maple syrup, is a popular product with consumers, beer bloggers, and judges. It's a uniquely rich and flavourful product made with...Read more
Since the grand reopening of our newly renovated Tasting Room early July, Fernie Brewing Co. has been busier than ever. Luckily, this means so has our Cheers to Charity! This program runs year-round, featuring many Charities, Clubs or Organizations who need funds to help launch or grow a special and local initiative. With all profits from the sale of a $5 flight of four beers being passed straight along, it’s a sure-fire way to support the local community. So, cheers! We kicked off our busy summer with our first Charity featured being...Read more
Whether local, semi-local or visiting from out of town, we have 10 very good reasons why the short pedal from Downtown Fernie to Fernie Brewing Co.’s revamped Tasting Room, is a worthy addition to your day… 1. Located 2 Minutes from Downtown Fernie Located just 2 minutes east from downtown Fernie, easily reachable by bike, Fernie Brewing is the most Easterly brewery on the BC Ale Trail . Record snowfalls and world-class skiing put Fernie on the map as a winter destination, but our small mountain-town in the East Kootenays is...Read more
FULL TIME TEMPORARY POSITION: Fernie Brewing Company is looking for a Full-Time Temporary Marketing Assistant/Social Media Coordinator for a 6-month Contract to join our crew. Fernie Brewing Company is a fast growing and dynamic craft brewery situated in the well-known and popular ski and mountain town of Fernie, BC, located near the BC/Alberta border. We are an award-winning brewery with exceptional year-round and seasonal brews. We are seeking someone to work in our Marketing Team under the leadership of our Brand Manager. The individual must be highly...Read more
Fernie Brewing Company is looking for a Full-Time Territory Manager – Lower Mainland to join our crew. Fernie Brewing Company is a fast growing and dynamic craft brewery situated in the well-known and popular ski and mountain town of Fernie, BC, located near the BC/Alberta border. We are an award winning brewery with exceptional year-round and seasonal brews. We are seeking a Full Time Territory Manager to represent our brand for both On-Premise and Retail in the Lower Mainland (Burnaby, Richmond, New West, Vancouver). The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated and hardworking...Read more
After a lengthy wait, summer is finally here and to celebrate, we’re launching our long-awaited addition to our seasonal line up, Base Camp West Coast Pale Ale . A bold, hop forward Pale Ale, boasting a delicious tropical aroma, this on-trend brew is a style of beer which our Head Brewer, Jeff Demaniuk, was eager to brew upon his arrival to Fernie Brewing Co. back in the fall of 2016. Six months on and it’s come to fruition, with a timely summer arrival. As the illustration of a Boler trailer on...Read more