Beer for Boobs!

For the 3rd year in a row, local Ontario brewers are collaborating to produce distinctive craft beers for a breast-tacular cause.

On two separate days at two separate bars in two separate cities, a group of passionate local brewers, both female and male alike, will work together to help fight Breast Cancer.

Starting with Bellwoods Brewery on Sunday April 27th, 2014 and continuing on to The Ship on Sunday May 11th, 2014, aA�series of unique one-off craft beers will be tapped in honor of the event ?Beer 4 Boobs?.

?This will be our third and very exciting year”A�says Kaitlin Vandenbosch- co-founder of Beer 4 Boobs. ?What is different about this years’ event is the introduction of a flavor theme to unify the beers.A�The 2014 brewing theme is ?Yeast Character?: brews that showcase the range of unique yeast-derived characteristics and flavours possible in beer”.

Attendees will have a chance to come and explore this rarely focused upon but intrinsic part of the beer experience. Creativity will again be the focus of this event. The beers poured will be single batch brewed and the recipes created by some of the best brewing minds in the province. This truly makes this event a unique opportunity to taste the wild imaginations of the provinces best brewers.

Every beer on tap at during these two events will be a collaboration brew between members of Ontario�s brewing industry.


Brewers from: Amsterdam Brewing Co., Black Oak Brewing Co, Mill Street, The Ship, Bellwoods Brewery, 5 Paddles Brewing, Niagara College, Wellington Brewery, Cheshire Valley Brewing, Granite Brewpub and several others have all generously donated their time, ingredients, and pilot systems to collaborate special one-off beers to be served only at the ?Beer 4 Boobs? events.

?Ontario Craft Beer is growing in incredible ways”, says Sonja North of Black Oak Brewing Co. “We feel that Beer4Boobs is not only a great chance to support deserving causes, but it is also a great opportunity for the drinking public to see the local talent, camaraderie and generosity that Ontario Brewers possess.?

Tickets will be $25.00 each and will include 1 sample beer ticket, and a commemorative sampling glass. Proceeds from ticket sales, raffle and beer will be donated locally.A� Proceeds from the Toronto event will be donated to PYNK,A�a breast cancer program for young women under 40 at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. A�It is the first program of its kind in Canada to address the special clinical, psychological, research and educational needs of younger women with breast cancer. In addition, PYNK is entirely funded by private donations.

while proceeds from the Hamilton event will go to Hamilton and HaltonA�Breast Cancer Support Services, an organization that provides comfort and support to women and families living with breast cancer in the regions.

Tickets for the Toronto ?Beer 4 Boobs? Event at Bellwoods Brewery will be sold at the door. The event will run fromA�1pm � 6pm on Sunday April 27, 2014.A�

Tickets for the Hamilton ?Beer 4 Boobs? Event at The Ship will be sold at the door. The event will run fromA�1pm � 6pm on Sunday May 11, 2014.

For more information please contact:
Kaitlin Vandenbosch,A�

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