We’re very excited to announce our upcoming expansion across the road from our current home!
Funding has allowed us the opportunity to expand and become something that we could have only dreamed of in the beginning. With the help of ACOA, New Dawn Enterprises and Business Development Bank Canada (BDC) we will be able to continue to create the organic ales with ingredients sourced from local producers that keep our customers coming back for more. We work very hard at Big Spruce, and it feels so satisfying to know that our determination is being recognized.”
Read all about it here.http://news.gc.ca/web/article-en.do?nid=1059209
Big Spruce is excited to release our first ever bottled beer! RA RA Rasputin is an Imperial Stout aged in Glenora Distillery whisky barrels and the result is a fiery warm offering, with deep chocolate and coffee flavours and a vanilla/caramel nose. It’s available at the brewery in 650ml bombers, and on tap at super select locations in limited quantities. Get it while you can!
Best enjoyed with a loud dose of Boney M.
In November 2015, Big Spruce Brewing was very proud to be presented with the Parks Canada Sustainable Tourism Award at the 2015 TIANS Tourism Summit. The criteria established for this honour reflect the three pillars of sustainable tourism; development-economic viability, environmental sustainability, and cultural appropriateness.
Criteria for nominees:
A spectacular view of a lake, an orchard, a maple grove, tables made from tamarind and chair backs of woven banana leaf — obviously, this is a brewery in Cape Breton…
Read the full article in the Chronicle Herald here.
Big Spruce Brewing, located near Nyanza, outside Baddeck, is situated on a 30-hectare farm overlooking Bras d’Or Lake that boasts a market garden and orchard.