(Fernie, BC) – With fall supposedly just around the corner, FBC is pretty excited at switching out their flip-flops for toques, as with a change in season, come new and exciting products to add to their already delicious and increasingly award winning FBC line up. Taste buds throughout BC and Alberta are all of a tickle at the thought of what delicacies are in the works. FBC’s Sap Sucker – Maple Porter has grabbed the attention of many a flavoured beer enthusiast since its first year. From the educated craft beer drinker to the inquisitive, it pleases many...Read more
(Fernie, BC) – FBC is all of a hop. And we could be hopping for some time at this rate. Fresh off the back of a successfully stomped snow and Sap Sucker winter, we’re fast developing another new product to hit the shelves in time for the first taste of spring sunshine. It seems even the early spring rain can’t dampen our spirits as along with our new exciting product we have the joys of newly revamped packaging, an updated look, FBC logo and more… Fernie Brewing has made quite the array of developments since its move to the new brewery location in...Read more
(Fernie, BC) – Here at FBC, we wholeheartedly love beer. So, when reports are released concluding that the product we love to brew, share, talk about and occasionally drink, has in fact healthy benefits, we are pleased as huck. CTV reported last week, that one to two alcoholic beverages a day actually works in your favour when it comes to good health. Who’d have believed it? Well we do. And so, together with our good friends at Loaf Bakery we have come up with a way of increasing your levels of “good” cholesterol, whilst simultaneously giving you a...Read more
(Island Lake Cat Skiing, Fernie BC) - Island Lake Catskiing near Fernie B.C. has been providing backcountry powder skiing and snowboarding experiences for over 20 years. Diverse ski terrain and a high level of service are what we are know for. It’s time you experienced the legend! Fernie, British Columbia. December 5th, 2010 – Island Lake Catskiing and Fernie Brewing Company announce partnership. Island Lake Catskiing and Fernie Brewing Company have formed a partnership to leverage their respective brands. Island Lake has a long Après Ski tradition, which...Read more
Fernie Brewing Co. likes to think local. We like to eat local. And we especially love to drink local. So, with local love in mind as well as some fine festive frivolities, we’ve recently partnered with a prolific local company, joined forces with some local initiatives and excitedly have an increasing FBC presence at Fernie Alpine Resort. Earlier this month, FBC paired up with Island Lake Lodge Catskiing operation, based just outside of Fernie, BC to spread the FBC feeling and further their guests’ catskiing experience. Island Lake’s CEO Doug Feely says, “We are very...Read more
(Fernie BC) - The team at Fernie Brewing Co. didn’t let the brisk and occasionally brutal Spring weather dampen their spirits. Or beers for that matter. Instead FBC have been hard at work adding two new additions to their ever increasing repertoire in time for the Summer months that lay ahead. With all five of their popular products now available on tap, but only the original three available off the shelves, it was time to move their two Summer favorites to centre stage. Subsequently, FBC can now boast a bottling line and are pleased to announce to all you enthusiasts...Read more
(Fernie, BC) – Fernie Brewing Company, walked away with Two Medals at the 2008 Canadian Brewing Awards, held in Toronto, ON. This year was the 6th Annual Competition with 50 breweries and 239 individual beers entered. The Canadian Brewing Awards are recognized as the premiere competition for judging the quality of Canadian-Brewed beer. In its first competition, Fernie Brewing won medals in 2 out of 3 categories. The Rocky Mountain Genuine Lager won Silver in the European Style Lager Category. Their First Trax Brown Ale won the Bronze in the Brown Ale Category. The...Read more
(Fernie, BC) – Things at Fernie Brewing Company are busy! In fact, so busy, that we had to build ourselves a new Brewhouse! Fernie Brewing Company’s new Brewhouse is in the Ghostrider Subdivision, at 26 Manitou Road on the East side of Fernie. The new location is triple the size of their previous space with new Fermentation tanks for increased production. A state of the art water filtration system has been installed. The new Brewhouse hosts a nicely appointed Tasting Room to sample their handcrafted brews. A Retail Store with Fernie Brewing Paraphanalia. The...Read more
July 5th, 2006 – New Location for Fernie Brewing Company in Ghostrider Subdivision (Fernie, BC) – Fernie Brewing Company – the East Kootenays only Microbrewery is pleased to announce the location for their new Brewhouse. The new facility will be located in the Ghostrider Subdivision in Fernie on Manitou Road, adjacent to the new site of Elk River Mountain Homes. “We are very excited about our new location. Now everyone driving through the town of Fernie, will see the name Fernie Brewing Company”, says Lenka Kosmak, Marketing...Read more
May 1st Cans of Fernie Brewing Company Hand-Crafted Premium Ales will be hitting the BC Market (Fernie, BC) – On Monday, May 1st 2006, Fernie Brewing Company, the East Kootenays only microbrewery, will begin shipping their Premium Ale Cans to all of British Columbia. The cans will be available to all BC Liquor Stores, Golf Resorts and Restaurants throughout the province. “We are sad to see them leave, but we know they will go to good British Columbian homes, to people who appreciate premium handcrafted ales as much as we do”, says...Read more