New LCBO Mall Rd Location!

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Blue Collar Pale Ale is now available at the Mall Road LCBO.  Located at 76 Mall Road near the Fortino’s Plaza and next to Limeridge Mall, now you can grab some THB Tallboys when you get your groceries or after some Christmas shopping at the mall!

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Surly this shelf is full now!!

Upper Gage LCBO New Location

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Blue Collar Pale Ale is now available at the Upper Gage & Fennell LCBO.  Located at 971 Fennell Avenue East at the Fennell Square shopping plaza now the East Mountain can buy THB Tallboys in their own backyard!


12 Beers of Christmas at the RBG

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RBG’s Fest-of-Ales!!

Come celebrate the 12 beers of Christmas at the RBG on Dec 3rd from 7 to 10pm!  12 great local and regional craft brewers will be on showcase to help ring in your holiday season!  $35 in advance or $40 at the door gets you a Fest-of-Ales mug and 5 craft beer tokens.  $10 designated driver are also available.  So come on out for some great craft beer, great food in the RBG’s beautiful Christmas setting.

These are the great local and regional craft brewers you will get to enjoy!

Garden Brewers

The Hamilton Brewery

Collective Arts Brewing

Nickel Brook Brewery

Amsterdam Brewing Co.

Camerons Brewing Company 

The Trafalgar Club 

Wellington Brewery

Orange Snail Brewing

Brickworks Cider House

Silversmith Brewing

Double Trouble Brewing Co

Hamilton HO-HO-HO Down!


Come join THB, Nickel Brook, Black Oak & Side Launch Breweries on a 12 Bars of Christmas pub crawl on December 12th in support of the The Mark Preece Family House!

The Mark Preece House provides accommodations for families of those who have suffered an accident or Illness so that they may support and participate in the recovery of their loved one.  Just minutes away from Hamilton General Hospital also accommodate families of patients being treated at the Juravinski, St. Joseph’s and St. Peter’s hospitals.  The Mark Preece Family house is a caring place to call home for families of patients in Hamilton area hospitals.


Dress up in your Christmas best (or worst!) and come out and support a worth cause!  Prizes and merriment along the way!  We Will be kicking off at the Butcher and the Vegan on 61 Barton St East at noon sharp so to join THB’s band of merry elves, polish off those jingle bells and email if you plan to attend the whole or just part of the event!

Here’s the full 12 bars of Christmas list!

12pm – Butcher and the Vegan

1pm – Jack & Lois

2pm – Lake Road Restaurant

3pm – The Brain

4pm – The Mule

5pm – Homegrown Hamilton

6pm – The Doors Metal and Taco Bar

7pm – Side Bar

8pm – Ceili House

9pm – Tavern on George

10pm – Che Burrito and Lounge

11pm – The Casbah

Bar On Locke now serving THB!


THB is proud to announce that Blue Collar Pale Ale can now be found on draught at the Bar On Locke!

The Bar On Locke is a stalwart of the Locke St. dinning scene.  Established in 1997, Bar On Locke has been serving up fantastic cuisine such as steaks, pasta, seafood, salads and daily soup.  All of which is made in-house and fresh to order.

Known for their Martini’s, Bar On Locke features a beautiful, classy bar with a great array of wine and craft beer…especially now that it serves Blue Collar Pale Ale!

178 Locke St South – 905 521 9116 call for reservations

Go forth and enjoy!


New Upper James LCBO Location Added!!!

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THB is proud to announce that the Upper James LCBO in the Walmart Plaza now carries Blue Collar Pale Ale!

Located at 657 Upper James St #106 in Hamilton this store features a massive walk-in beer fridge stocked with lots of Ontario Craft Beer as well as beers from around the globe.  Go forth and enjoy! (Responsibly!!)

Blue Collar Pale Ale is a Canadian style pale ale that features predominantly a crisp piney/gin like finish derived from dry hopping with Centennial hops. Blue Collar types the scale at 5.5% Alc/Vol and is 33 IBU.  A 473ml can sells for $3.05 including a $.10 deposit at the LCBO.



Blue Collar cans now at the LCBO!


THB is proud to announce that Blue Collar tallboy cans are now available at Hamilton Area LCBO’s!

5.5% alc/vol – 33 IBU – $3.05 per can

The long awaited, much anticipated first release from THB for the home consumer is upon us!  With six LCBO locations carrying Blue Collar on it’s launch day Hamiltonian’s can finally purchase THB to share with their family and friends in their own kitchens!  Currently you can buy Blue Collar at the following LCBO’s:

Many requests have come in via email and twitter for other Hamilton locations. assured that I am working on all of the Hamilton, Stoney Creek, Burlington, Ancaster, and
Grimsby locations right now!

Go forth and enjoy! (Responsibly!!!)

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Maccheroni’s & Boston Pizza West End now serving THB!

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THB is proud to maccheroni-cucina-al-fresco-1186322-2030222-regularannounce two new West end restaurants were you can find Blue Collar Pale Ale!

Maccherioi’s Cucina Al Fresco – 905.527.6422 – 1560 Main Street West

“Open since 1994, Maccheroni’s is perfect for all audiences from business clients and tourists, to families and friends. Known for its hearty portions of traditional Italian recipes. “Authentic Italian, simply prepared” is the motto here at Maccheroni’s. “Its not art food, but rather comfort food for the soul.”

Offerings include stone hearth baked pizzas, house made pastas, veal, lamb and seafood dishes. Whenever possible, locally produced ingredients take precedence”ajack 008

And right across the street THB is now in tall cans at one of Hamilton’s best spots to watch the game!

Boston Pizza – 905.777.1919 – 1563 Main Street West

THB is proud to now serve at this staple of National chains! BP is a great place for wings, burgers, pizzas & pasta!  With lots of big screens there isn’t a bad seat in the house when the game is on!

McMaster & THB!


THB and McMaster are proud to make it official!  MAC sent out this press release ahead of the homecoming Marauder’s thumping of the York Lions 67-10 on Saturday, Sept 26th!

“The McMaster Department of Athletics and Recreation is happy to announce a new partnership with The Hamilton Brewery, which will serve as the featured beer for the Marauder Beer Garden at McMaster home football games.

“I would like to welcome The Hamilton Brewery, a local craft brewer, to Marauder Nation,” said Glen Grunwald, Director of Athletics and Recreation.  “Our fans can now enjoy Blue Collar Pale Ale at our new Beer Garden during all home football games at Ron Joyce Stadium.  Because the McMaster Marauders have received such great support from the Hamilton community over the years, we in turn are proud to help support our local business community.”

The Hamilton Brewery offers its Blue Collar Pale Ale at 35 restaurants and bars in Hamilton, including The Phoenix Bar & Grill on the McMaster campus.  It is available on draught and in cans, and will be on sale very soon at the LCBO.

“The Hamilton Brewery (THB)  is very proud to have partnered with McMaster and the Marauders,” said Warren Pyper,  Founder and Owner of THB.   “We are eager to serve our flagship beer – Blue Collar Pale Ale – at all Marauder home games!”  Brewed from a recipe that is a Hamilton original, Blue Collar Pale Ale has 5.5% alcohol content.”

THB is very proud to be associated with the McMaster and the Marauders.  THB is looking forward to a long and positive relationships with McMaster!  Blue Collar Pale Ale is available at all regular season and playoff home Marauders games as well as on campus at the fantastic Phoenix Bar & Grill!


Now serving at MAC Marauders home games…THB!!


The Hamilton Brewery is proud to announce that it will be serving tall cans of Blue Collar Pale Ale at all McMaster Marauders regular season and playoff 2015 home games!

Mac is ranked 7th in the country and open their regular season against the Ottawa Gee-Gees this Saturday the 12th!  THB will be serving in both the End Zone Beer Garden and the 13th Man VIP Lounge.  Game time is 1 pm and tickets are available here! Be one of the first 200 people to get a THB/Marauders home opener shirt!




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