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President of CAMRA BC - South Fraser Branch

Advocacy – How To Politely Refuse or Return a Craft Beer in a Pub, Brewery, Bar or Restaurant

First off, this isn’t something that should happen very often, however in the world of beer occasionally something goes wrong or in some cases there’s something wrong with the way a beer is being served. This guided has been written in a way to help you politely navigate that rare situation where something just isn’t quite right with your beverage. It is not intended to encourage you to refuse or return more beer, rather it’s Continue reading Advocacy – How To Politely Refuse or Return a Craft Beer in a Pub, Brewery, Bar or Restaurant

Craft Beer 101 Class – Trading Post Brewery

Introducing Training Post! Come join our VP, Kyle, at the Trading Post Brewery in Langley this April 10 from 7-8pm and learn all about craft beer and the brewing process. This presentation is being facilitated by the head brewer of Trading Post, Tony Dewald and will be a fun, educational evening that you won’t want to miss. Seating is limited, so call ahead and reserve a seat if you want to ensure you have one. Continue reading Craft Beer 101 Class – Trading Post Brewery

Help Us Kick Cancer With Big Ridge Brewing on Aug 20th

On August 20th, Big Ridge will be airing the final Tragically Hip Concert and raising money for the BC Cancer Foundation during their F#}K Cancer Fundraiser. There will be guest casks from Russell Brewing, Bomber Brewing and Britannia Brewing accompanied by a silent auction with lots of cool stuff to bid on in order to raise the money. We will be helping out with the auction and donating a CAMRA prize pack to help raise Continue reading Help Us Kick Cancer With Big Ridge Brewing on Aug 20th

Stretch Your Canada Day Beer Purchase Further With a Member Benefit Discount

As you may be aware, part of your membership goes directly towards lobbying against price increases, lobbying for consumer choice and pushing for more fair legislation through actions of the BC CAMRA executive. Being a group of consumers, we have a collective voice (and collective purchasing power) and given time and effort we will continue to be heard and understood around issues that concern us as a holistic consumer group.  At the CAMRA South Fraser branch, we Continue reading Stretch Your Canada Day Beer Purchase Further With a Member Benefit Discount

Make Your Monday Bretter – A Chance to Train Your Palate at Trading Post Brewing

On Monday June 27th, Trading Post Brewery is offering a chance to sample 3oz of the four beers above (plus 12oz of their Brett IPA)  in order for you to learn a little bit more about the flavours Brettanomyces yeast cultures typically impart in a beer. This is a great opportunity to train your palate and learn the flavours to look for, how you perceived them and it’s a great way try some very interesting beers Continue reading Make Your Monday Bretter – A Chance to Train Your Palate at Trading Post Brewing

The South Fraser Branch Has Been Officially Reactivated

We are excited to announce that our CAMRA BC – South Fraser branch has been officially reactivated. We are hyper focused on growing our membership, our advocacy and our local options as enthusiasts and consumers of great beer. The 2016 CAMRA BC – South Fraser Executive is comprised of: President: Terry Hickey Vice President: Kyle Sanker Treasurer: Matthew Griffeth Secretary: Melanie Northcott CAMRA BC and respective branches have committed to providing guidance, resources and people Continue reading The South Fraser Branch Has Been Officially Reactivated

The Future of CAMRA South Fraser

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the suspension of operations of the CAMRA South Fraser Branch. Below is a statement from CAMRA BC regarding this, which is effective immediately We are sad to announce that the CAMRA BC Executive has taken the difficult decision to suspend the South Fraser Branch of CAMRA BC until a vote can be held at our AGM. When this CAMRA BC Executive was elected we wanted to pursue Continue reading The Future of CAMRA South Fraser

Surrey Food Bank Fundraiser @ Big Ridge Brewing!

On Thursday December 4th, Big Ridge Brewing Co., CAMRA South Fraser and South Fraser Beer Club will host a fundraiser for the Surrey Food Bank! There will be a guest cask from Four Winds Brewing Co., with all proceeds going to the Surrey Food Bank. Cask will be tapped at 6pm. Shuttle starts at 6pm, call 778-938-7433 to book your ride. Big Ridge Brewing will be accepting donations for the Surrey Food Bank from December Continue reading Surrey Food Bank Fundraiser @ Big Ridge Brewing!