Throughout Ontario, you can find many breweries dedicated to providing quality beer, ale, and ciders to those with a passion and love for beer. The breweries and cideries on this list are all situated in Ontario and provide tastes, tours, and sales of their most popular brews.
With small Bach and microbreweries becoming popular all over the world, Ontario is no exception to the growing interest. In this article, we look at 5 of the most popular and award-winning craft breweries in Ontario that also host frequent beer events.
Sawdust City Brewing Co – Gravenhurst
Sawdust City Brewing is Muskoka’s award-winning craft brewery. They brew over 50 different beers making it one of the most popular breweries in Ontario for tasting a wide variety of styles. Try their seasonal and all-year-round available beers.
Cowbell Brewing – Blyth
Cowbell Brewing Company in the historic village of Lake Huron provides a great appreciation for crafting tasty craft beers. They have a state-of-the-art production centre, restaurant, and an outside patio with music entertainment. They have won multiple awards for their craft beers.
Old Flame Brewing Company – Port Perry
Old Flame Brewery is situated in a historic building that dates back to 1874. The brewery opened its doors in 2013. Their North American style amber lager was a Gold Medal winner for best American style lager, and they produce many other beer choices to indulge in.
Henderson Brewing Company – Toronto
Henderson Brewing Company is rich in the history of Toronto’s love for beer. They provide speciality beers, and the company took home two gold medals from the Canadian Brewing Awards for their North American Style Lager and received an award for their German style beer.
Big Rig Brewery – Ottawa
Big Rig Brewery is well known for its cream ales. This is Ottawa’s largest brewery and is in the Kanata Hood for Canada’s award-winning cream ale. The brewery is open for lunch and tastings each day. Tours are available each Saturday.
All the craft breweries on this list are situated across Ontario with a love and passion for crafting only the best beer in the province. Set in beautiful locations, it’s the perfect destination for relaxing, enjoying food, and indulging in great beer.