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BC Craft Four Pack for Alberta

BC has been very lucky these last few years, seeing a rapid rise in both the number, and more importantly, the quality of breweries that exist in this province. Copper & Theory has been lucky enough to know many of… Read More >

Wildebeest Dinner Featuring pFriem and Breakside!

Join us Oct 2nd at Wildebeest for a 2-Brewery Beer Dinner, featuring two of Oregon’s best breweries. This is guaranteed to be a delicious night. $75, 5 courses, 6 beers. Call or email Wildebeest for tickets 604-687-6880. See you… Read More >

Food Pairing – Cantillon Fou Foune

Cantillon Fou Foune arrived the other day. We haven’t ever had this beer before, and it’s one of our favourites, and an extremely popular beer as well, we learned. So why not come up with some food pairing fun…??? Personally,… Read More >

RainCity Brands is Now “Copper & Theory”!

We’ve changed our name! RainCity Brands is now “Copper & Theory”. As of today, RainCity Brands, Inc. will begin conducting business as “Copper & Theory Artisan Beer Supply Co.”. This name change allows us to present our beers in a brand… Read More >

Brasserie De Cazeau (Tournay)

When I went to Belgium last August, the very first beer I ordered was Saison Cazeau. Being a sucker for saisons in general made it easy, but it came highly recommended as well from good friends… and it did not… Read More >

Some Sad News… No More Pretty Things for BC

Hello all, Unfortunately RainCity Brands will no longer be distributing beer from Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project. Dann and Martha, the owners at Pretty Things have decided that it no longer makes sense for them to send beer all… Read More >

Privatizing the BCLDB’s Warehouses – Input Needed

A recent Liquor Distribution Branch announcement told us all of the impending sale of the LDB’s Distribution Centers to the private sector. Of course this has caused much speculation about motives and about potential suitors. I’ve seen a lot of… Read More >

Belgium – Day 3, 4, and 5

Day 3 – Uneventful day in Bruges. No real beer business, just touring around (first time there), although I did have a few beers at the famous t’ Brugs Beertje. The most eventful thing that happened there was that I… Read More >

Belgium 2011 – Day One & Two

Day One: We arrived in Brussels on Saturday morning,  9am local time, and were lucky to get situated in our hotel right away. After a quick shower we stopped first at a touristy coffee shop near the Grand Place for… Read More >