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Crannog Ales

Open Now: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Worth a trip for Backhand of God

Crannog produces our favourite beer, Backhand of God, and anytime we're nearby we always stop for a... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Ryan G
Vancouver, Canada
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The most picturesque brewery I've ever been to!

So glad we stumbled upon the Crannog Ales brewery in Sorrento! We weren't able to do the tour as... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Vancouver, Canada
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706 Elson Rd, Sorrento, British Columbia V0E 2W1, Canada
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Crannog produces our favourite beer, Backhand of God, and anytime we're nearby we always stop for a growler. If you haven't tried it before it's definitely worth stopping by the brewery for a visit.

Thank Ryan G
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

So glad we stumbled upon the Crannog Ales brewery in Sorrento! We weren't able to do the tour as they are offered on Fridays and Saturdays, but bought a few of the 1L growlers to do our own tastings! The brewery is on a beautiful...More

Thank CharleneMel
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We were driving though BC with an empty growler when we realized were were close to Crannog Ales. Having previously tried their beer we decided to stop by. Unfortunately we did not realize that it isn't really the kind of place you can just drop...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Crannog Is a bit of an institution in the BC craft beer scene, and their great tour demonstrates why! Rebecca, our host, clearly explained how organic sustainable farming is so important to both their products and their philosophy. From their unique well water to their...More

Thank Beersnbites
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Been drinking this beer in the summers when I'm nearby. Fell in love with the beer and it has become my standard for true craft beer. All the beers combine full flavour with balance. Mostly Irish ales with the best stout I've ever had. Check...More

Thank tuscaneed
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Love this place and what they are about. Making beer organically. Sustainably. Using the land. A real gem.

Thank CanadaGetawaygirl
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Backhand of God has long been one of my favourite beers so I had to stop in here while in the interior. The tour they provide is excellent and includes a free tasting. Be sure you get there as early as possible though as they...More

Thank Ryan G
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Best brewery I have visited. Great to see how they sustain the brewery, the farm, the animals and taste the wares. Way to be awesome Crannog!

Thank 0nlyG00dThings
Reviewed 15 October 2014

The owners offer tour Fri and Sat by appt only. The the tour is concluded with a beer flight. The growlers on sale are worth the price. We loved all the beers that we tasted. They ran out of Spawning Salmon tap. The brewery is...More

Thank YaShaK
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Organic beer at it's best! These middle aged hippies sure know their stuff. Their politics is at the heart of how all ale/food production should transpire in the 21st century from the organic hops to the shunning of GMO's to the time honored tradition of...More

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