Tag: craft beer
Bar and restaurant operators had reason to smile in 2013, as sales of beverage alcohol continued on an upward march in Canada, with $21.4 billion in sales in the year-ended March 31, 2013 — up 2.2 per cent from the previous year, according to the most recent Statistics Canada figures. Established favourites still rule the roost, but smart managers are boosting sales by tapping into what’s trending. This year’s leaders are craft beer, brown spirits, fresh-ingredient cocktails and sweeter red-blend wines.
TORONTO — The organizers of the previously announced Terroir Symposium are working with Samuel Adams as part of this year’s program, set to take place May 12.