BBQ & BEER – Hunky Dory and grilled fish!

There’s nothing like a sunny day on the ocean (or multiple sunny days on the ocean) that gives you a lingering for fresh, grilled to perfection, fish. Here in Nova Scotia there’s been a few “springy” days…
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Thank You

I wanted to take a moment during these incredibly challenging times to thank you, our customers.  I hope you are doing well, or as well as you can be.  I hope that our beer, and our social…
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COVID-19 – How to get your Boxing Rock beer!

As of today, Nova Scotia declared a state of emergency.  We want to do everything we can to keep our staff and our customers safe in this situation, while still getting your beer to you. We appreciate…
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PHO & BEER – what fun!!!

PHO & BEER – what fun! Every once and awhile a meal at a restaurant inspires you to go home and try it for yourself; and of course it’s never as good, but a lot of the…
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LOBSTER and BEER! OH MY!

Likely your favourite lobster and beer experience involves sunshine, maybe a beach, most likely the ocean, and a crisp, clean, resfreshing lager. Which is of course, a quintessential Nova Scotian lobster experience for many that visit our…
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Beer & wood stoves – PART 2

  The second storm hits, just as 2020 makes it’s debut, so it’s time for more Tan Toaster and more wood stove cooking! A REAL tan toaster’s comin’ up the coast as the oldtimers say on nearby…
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BEER & COOKIES – PART 4 – THE TRULY DECADENT edition

For a truly decadent beer and cookie pairing (that is very much Santa approved!!) try our just-in-time-for-the-holidays Fisticuffs Barrel Aged Imperial Stout with these amazing chocolate espresso brownies.  Insider tip:  add a splash of beer in the…
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BEER & COOKIES – PART 3!

Our ‘hockey beer’ Puck Off Lagered Ale is a perfect easy-drinking beer to pair with any ‘rink food’ (french fries, potato chips, hot dogs, pizza, popcorn…you get it), but to pair it was a cookie, well that…
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BEER & COOKIES – Part 2 THE PB&J EDITION!

For this episode of beer and cookie pairing we wanted to create a marriage that has worked for decades; peanut butter and jam!  So it’s a peanut cream cookie married to our Arnold’s Apricot Wheat Ale and…
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BEER AND BURGERS!!! Need we same more?!

After this winter, these balmy +5 sunny days are getting us itching for some delicious BBQ’d burgers AND it’s Burger Week in Halifax, so here’s are top 4 beer and burger combos featuring our delicious brews found…
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An Over The Top! Christmas!

First…visit your local NSLC or our great bottle shop inside the Local Source Market (2530 Agricola) and pick up at least 4 650mls of Over The Top! Sour Mash Cranberry Wheat Ale and then discover that not…
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