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MPPs Vote for Ontario's Top Craft Beers

MPPs Vote for Ontario's Top Craft Beers

Members of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario gathered at Queen's Park on Monday 20 March to sample and vote for their favourite fresh, local Ontario Craft Beers during the 12th annual Ontario Craft Brewers' Legislative sampling event. The selected beers will be highlighted at the Legislative Assembly for 2017-2018.

> Read the press release and see the list of winners

We Celebrate the Women of Ontario Craft Brewing

We Celebrate the Women of Ontario Craft Brewing March 8th is International Women's Day and we, the Ontario Craft Brewers, want to send a shout-out to all the fantastic women who are in the forefront of Ontario's Craft Brewing Revolution!
> See our special OCB women's profile

Slides and Audio Available from 2016 OCB Conference

OCBCWith 1,000 registrants, 115 suppliers, 20+ speaker sessions and plenty of great, freash, local craft beer, the 2016 OCB Conference was our biggest and best yet. OCBC 2017 takes place Thursday 19 October 2017.

> Click for conference slides and audio.

New Beer-Cheese Guide From Dairy Farmers of Canada

New Beer-Cheese Guide available from the Dairy Farmers of Canada Wine-and-cheese parties may have been popular in the past, but cheese plates matched with fresh local beers are rapidly becoming one of the hottest trends in the food service industry. Working in conjunction with Certified Cicerone Mirella Amato of Beerology, the Dairy Farmers of Canada have produced an informative and easy-to-use new guide that describes how to pair various cheeses with craft beers.

In addition to suggesting specific cheeses that best accompany the different styles of beer, the guide also offers tips on the proper ways to handle, store, and serve cheese.
> Download a PDF of the new guide