Post Conference Grain to Glass Tour

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Friday, August 16, 2019

8:30am – 6:30pm
$115/person + GST

8:30 am – Depart The Westin Calgary, 320 4 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 2S6

9:15 am – Farm tour (TBD)

10:30 am – Red Shed Malting – Discover how the Hamill’s family farming operation became one of the first in Canada to have traceable speciality malt. With one of the only small roasters in Alberta, Red Shed is taking the craft brewing industry by storm by offering the complete grain to glass package by growing and malting their own barley.

12:00 pm – Bo’s Bar and Stage – LUNCH

1:15 pm – Jason Lenz’s Farm – Enjoy the scenery and tour a mixed farm operation all while learning about different barley varieties used for making beer.

3:30 pm – Tool Shed Brewing Co. – Explore how your favourite beverage, beer is made and visit one of the first Alberta craft brewing start-ups Tool Shed Brewing Company for an intimate brewery tour with co-owner, Graham Sherman as your guide. Attendees will also get to sample the final product while sharing the day’s events with new friends.

6:00 pm – Arrive back at the hotel

PLUS: There will be beer and snacks included on the bus between stops

*Itinerary subject to change.*

 

Securing our Future – building a strong Canadian beef industry by maintaining, nourishing and sustaining this industry for future generations