PEIBC Releases Fathers 2014 Beer Pack

Grand Opening of the new PEI Brewing Company’s Culinary Event Space and the launch of the Fathers 2014 Commemorative Beer Pack 

(Charlottetown) – Thursday, January 9th, 2014 marked the Grand Opening of the PEI Brewing Company’s Culinary Event Space and the launch of the Fathers 2014 Commemorative Beer Pack. Both were celebrated in PEI 2014 fashion with magnificent local music, delicious local food and great craft beer.

Speaking on the new Culinary Event Space was Kevin Murphy and Chef Michael Smith. Kevin stated, “This space will showcase the bounty of culinary delights that PEI has to offer, while also offering an alternative event space with a sought-after size and ambience.” Chef Michael Smith added, “I applaud the Murphy Group’s vision and initiative. This incredible space will help solidify PEI’s world class reputation for unique culinary experiences, and is a much needed asset for the entire tourism industry.”

The PEI Brewing Company’s Culinary Event Centre is located at 96 Kensington Road in Charlottetown, PE and is available for any type of function. From conferences to weddings, concerts and staff parties, the PEI Brewing Company can accommodate any group in a beautiful, alternative setting.

“The new Culinary Event Centre is a welcome addition to the Island’s overall tourism product,” said Minister Henderson. “One of our best features as a tourism destination is our ability to offer a wide variety of unique Island experiences. This new centre will provide new and exciting unique experiences and will serve as a prime location to showcase Island chefs, musicians and artisans.”

The PEI Brewing Company is pleased to be the official brewery of the PEI 2014 celebrations.  It has partnered with PEI 2014 Inc. to release the Fathers 2014 Commemorative Beer Pack and take part in the grand opening of the Culinary Event Space.

Jeff Squires, President of the PEI Brewing Company, was on hand to speak about the new Fathers Commemorative Beer Pack, “This new 4-pack will be shipped to PEI, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Ontario Liquor Commissions to showcase the world class products we can produce here on the Island, while celebrating with the rest of Canada, our sesquicentennial.”

“We are very happy to be partnering with the PEI Brewing Company,” says Executive Director of PEI 2014, Penny Walsh McGuire.  “The coming year offers a wonderful opportunity to showcase a unique Island product to the thousands of visitors expected throughout 2014.”

The Fathers 2014 Commemorative Beer Pack includes the Blueberry Ale 1864, the Coles Cream Ale branded Premier George Coles, the signature Sir John A’s Honey Wheat Ale and Colonel John Hamilton Gray representing the Brown Ale.

Media Contacts

Contact: Al Douglas
Phone: 902-940-0480
E-mail: adouglas@peibrewingcompany.com
Website: www.peibrewingcompany.com

Contact : Patricia Devine, Communications Director, PEI 2014
Phone : 902-628-9175
E-mail : pdevine@pei2014.ca
Website : www.pei2014.ca