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 Events / Food News / Places May 3, 2019 City EATS May 2019 Summer is on the way! This seems like a good time to remind you about Victoria’s incredible small batch ice cream and frozen treat makers, just in ... Read More Events / Food News / Places May 3, 2019 The Buzz Tofino May 2019 16th Tofino Food & Wine Festival — 20 top chefs, 75 wineries and 21 breweries to indulge on June 7th – 9th. Friday kicks off The Cocktail ... Read More Events / Food News / Places May 3, 2019 The Buzz Up-island May 2019 Living on Vancouver Island is like living in paradise; however, I think Mother Nature is possibly going to test our resilience this season with ... Read More Beer / Beer & Cider / Drink / Events / Victoria March 24, 2019 A New Beer Society in Town Victoria Beer Week launched its sixth annual festival earlier this month, which ran from March 1-9. In addition to the festival returning for another ... Read More Beer / Wineries & Breweries February 4, 2019 Vancouver Island Brewery’s New Porter and New Re-Rebrand Vancouver Island Brewery unveils new porter along with their new re-rebrand Vancouver Island Brewery held a flight night last week, in part to ... Read More Causes / Events January 25, 2019 Blue Monday Pop-Up Bar – 100 Proof Blues January can be tough around these parts. In fact, it has come to be so globally known as such, that the third Monday of each January has ... Read More Comments are closed.