From plant to pint: Beer, and the case for growing the local value chain

November 1st, 2018|News, Uncategorised|
  • Regina Brewery

When you think of Regina, Saskatchewan, what do you think of? The Saskatchewan Roughriders? The RCMP Depot? The Italian Star Deli?

What about beer?

Earlier this year, the Queen City was named to the list of the top 30 beer destinations in the world, joining the likes of Dublin, Ireland, and — of course — the iconic home of Oktoberfest, Munich, Germany.

But what has made this place so special? Why are craft beer sales here expected to jump by 30 per cent industry-wide in 2018 alone? The answer isn’t a complicated one: It starts with what goes into the product.

I’ll give you a few examples…

Read More

TEC member  Mark Heise is president of Rebellion Brewing