News (102) From Sawdust City Headquarters

Hali’s Comet & Let’s Get B.I.S.A.

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We have not one but TWO beer releases this week! Both available in retail, our online store, and on tap in The Saloon today – Thursday, November 22nd! Hali’s Comet is a special release for “Hope for Hali,” a fundraiser we are hosting to support Hali Camick in her fight against MS. Find out more about…

Skinny Dippin’ Season is in full swing

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Stout season is upon us! Our signature Skinny Dippin’ Oatmeal Stout is packed with flavours of roasted malt, caramel, chocolate and coffee making for an incredibly smooth, rich ale. In case you’re not yet convinced, Skinny Dippin’ Stout has also taken home some serious hardware. Including 2018 SILVER U.S. OPEN Beer Championship, 2017 SILVER Brussel Beer Challenge, 2015…

Thanks for your support of Dogtober!

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Baxter, and all of us here at Sawdust City Brewing Company, would like to thank everyone for their tremendous support of Dogtober! This awesome initiative wouldn’t be possible without the incredible support of our customers, so thank you to everyone who contributed to the Dogtober fundraising efforts. Sawdust City Brewing Company hosted a month long…

FUNKFEST for the Win!

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FUNKFEST does it again! The beloved sour beer and funk music festival took home the win for Ontario Culinary Tourism Event of the Year. We are honoured and humbled that our local festival in Gravenhurst is now a two-time award-winning beer festival. We’d be remiss not to mention last year’s win at the Golden Tap…

‘9.86960’ released for Cranberry Capital Celebration

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9.86960, we’re at it again. We’ve taken our Gateway Kolsch, a classic lagered ale and blended it with local cranberry juice from Johnston’s Cranberry Marsh. Then we added generous amounts of orange peel, vanilla & just a hint of cinnamon. We like to think of it kind of like a pie, except with cranberries. Do pies…

Celebrating 4 years

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Wow, this Labour Day Long Weekend we celebrate 4 years of brewing great beer in downtown Gravenhurst. Four years ago we opened our doors in Muskoka, showcasing a retired Canadian Tire building that we had completely transformed. As we continue to grow and evolve, we’d like to take a minute to say thank all our…

Fresh Hop Farmin’

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It’s our favourite time of year! It’s fresh hop harvest season. The Sawdust City team made the trek down to Eden, Ontario to visit VQH farms and help out with the fresh hop harvest. Then it was back up to the brewery to get those farm fresh hops straight into the tank for our annual…

Tasting Panel at Sawdust City

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How do we maintain consistent quality at Sawdust City Brewing Company? Every week, production team member Emma puts together a sensory tasting panel so we can assess a variety of our beers at different ages and stages. All team members from every area of the brewery are invited to come and fill out analysis forms,…

Skinny does it again!

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Sawdust City Brewing Company’s Skinny Dippin’ Oatmeal Stout takes home it’s 6th, yes that’s right, 6th, silver medal at the 2018 US Open Beer Championship. Our Brewmaster Sam is thinking it might be time to consider a rebrand from Skinny Dippin’ Stout to “Always the Bridesmaid’s Stout.” In all seriousness though, we are proud that…

What’s In The Fridge: Canada Day Long Weekend

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As of June 30th at 9:00AM WHAT’S IN THE FRIDGE BREWERS’ VAULT…