Charming or Tedious

Charming or Tedious

Maple Wee Heavy Strong Beer 7.3% A Wee Heavy is an example of a Scotch Ale (not to be confused with a Scottish Ale, which is different). The beer is very malt forward, comprised of six different malted grains, including some peated malt for a delightful smoky...
Land of the Tree

Land of the Tree

Spruce Tip APA 5.9% This past spring was a bumper crop for spruce tips in the Yukon.  We took advantage of that to make a spruce tip gin (Spring Forest) but we still had some left over. We froze them and pondered where and when they could best be used. With the...
#YOLO

#YOLO

A favourite in Bombers is back at the Brewery for the Holidays. As an Imperial Red, “You Only Live Once”, it is part of our Imperial Bond Series, Yukon Red has been around since the very beginning of our brewery, and has won its fair share of awards. So we thought,...
You’re a mean one…

You’re a mean one…

When the Yukon Grain Farm let us know that had 120 kilos of hand-picked black currants, and did we think we might want some…we hesitated for about ½ a second before saying ‘hell yes, we want some’.  We used some for a Black Currant IPA back in 2014, but — at that time...
The Birch Beaver is Back

The Birch Beaver is Back

It is hard to believe that one of our signature beers – our extremely unique Up The Creek Birch Sap Ale, is seeing its ninth iteration since it was devised in 2007. We are so fortunate to have access to Uncle Berwyn’s operation (find out more about what he...
And Where Did He Get That Banjo?

And Where Did He Get That Banjo?

Just about bang on a year ago, we made a roggenbier, and called it Rapscallion. We liked it a lot, so wanted to bring it back again, but the brewers decided to shake it up a bit. So, we did a bock version, paying homage to the original beer by naming...