Written By Guest Writer Libations / Vancouver Mar 19, 2014 Introducing British Columbia’s Premier Micro-Distillery Festival: BC Distilled SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter PinterestFrom the Press ReleaseVancouver B.C., March 18, 2014 – On Saturday, May 10, 2014, sixteen of the province’s leading small-batch distilleries plus one from the Yukon, will descend on Vancouver along with their gin, vodka, whisky, and other fine spirits and liqueurs for BC Distilled – British Columbia’s premier micro-distillery festival.Bottles of local artisanal spirits have been appearing on shelves at restaurants, bars, and government and private liquor stores at an overwhelming pace. Hosted at CBC Vancouver, BC Distilled provides a single-stop opportunity for craft spirit lovers to taste a variety of these products.In addition, beverages from Bittered Sling Extracts, Walter All-Natural Craft Caesar Mix and SIP Soda will complement a wide range of spirits. Attendees will also enjoy bites from top local restaurants including Grain Tasting Bar, Forage, Blackbird PublicHouse & Oyster Bar, The Distillery Bar + Kitchen and Edible Canada.BC Distilled promotes locally conscious drinking and supports the advancement of the micro-distillery industry within British Columbia.BC Distilled is also a proud supporter of The BC Hospitality Foundation, which provides financial support for individuals within the hospitality community who are coping with a financial crisis arising from a health or medical condition. Partial proceeds from the festival will go directly to the BCHF.“The BC Hospitality Foundation is an organization that positively impacts those who work in the food and beverage industry,” says Alex Hamer, Founder and Event Organizer of BC Distilled. “BC Distilled is honoured to help spread the word about the important work the BCHF does for our professional community.” Participating Distilleries to Date: Arbutus DistilleriesDeep Cove Brewers and DistillersDragon Mist VodkaLong Table DistilleryMaple Leaf SpiritsMerridale CiderworksOdd Society SpiritsOkanagan SpiritsPemberton DistilleryShelter Point DistillerySons of VancouverSR Winery & DistilleryThe Liberty DistilleryUrban DistilleriesVictoria SpiritsYaletown DistillingYukon Shine IF YOU GODate: Saturday, May 10, 2014Time: 6PM – 9PMLocation: CBC Studios, 700 Hamilton St., Vancouver, B.C. (Studio One)Price: $39.99 plus service charge until April 4 ($49.99 after April 4)Website: bcdistilled.caBuy Tickets: http://bcdistilled.eventbrite.com/?aff=prrls BCdistilleriesfestivalsVancouver SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest Written By: Guest Writer We get many people writing guest articles for us, as well as past contributors. This is the Guest ... Read More You may also like Beer & Cider / Events / Victoria March 1, 2018 Victoria Beer Week launches its fifth year Victoria is once again readying itself to host the fifth annual Victoria Beer Week. As locals and beer geeks alike wet their palates for special ... Read More Coffee & Tea / Victoria December 18, 2017 Level Ground Trading Moves Up to New State-of-the-Art Headquarters Victoria, BC – Level Ground Trading, Victoria’s Fair Trade pioneer, is moving from their current location in Central Saanich, to a larger ... Read More Victoria / Wine Events October 5, 2017 Crush ~ A Fine Wine Affair, Sunday, October 22, 2017 “A Benefit for The Belfry Theatre at the Inn at Laurel Point” The Belfry Theatre’s annual fine wine auction returns to the Inn ... Read More Wine Events May 17, 2017 Coast to Coast – Ontario & Nova Scotia Wines Shined at the Vancouver Wine Festival. At the Vancouver Wine Festival 2017 only six attendees at a standing room only Coast to Coast media and trade seminar who, when asked if anyone had ... Read More Fortified Wine April 28, 2017 Madeira: intense, indestructible… and overlooked What comes to mind when you hear “Madeira wine “? If anything, it’s likely to be a dusty bottle sitting alongside the Marsala, balsamic vinegar ... Read More Okanagan / Wine Festivals March 22, 2017 Canada 150: The Purity and Diversity of BC Wines The 2017 Vancouver International Wine Festival celebrated Canada’s 150th anniversary with Canadian wines at the core. Punters lined up for a taste ... Read More Comments are closed.