With three locations in Antigonish, Dartmouth Crossing, and Stewiacke, Coldstream is well known throughout the province. This company started as a Coldstream Clear Distillery in 2015 where they started producing a range of spirits and alcoholic beverages to be enjoyed province wide. They have since started brewing beer, and in 2023 launched their very own Nova Scotia Lager.
Located at 134 Union St, Berwick NS, Smokehouse Nano Brewery currently sits upon a plot that was previously a well-known local smokehouse. The 61-year-old smokehouse was transformed into the nano brewery that exists today. Mike and Shelly Peters turned their passion for brewing and craft beer into a place for small batch making
Located at 1116 Kars Street, Port Williams, NS, Wayfarers’ Ale Society is at the Wharf on the Cornwallis River. What started in 2012 as a group of craft beer enthusiasts coming together to create their own beers, resulted in a brewery that focuses on making interesting, balanced, food-pairing beer.
Located at 460 Main Street, Wolfville, and 42 Aberdeen Street, Kentville, Patty’s Brew Pub is a pioneer in Nova Scotia Craft Brewing and has been in operation since 1995. This restaurant, pub, and brewery serves Irish fare and traditional pub food with a Nova Scotian twist.
Located at 46 Anson Avenue, Amherst, NS, Trider’s Craft Beer prides themselves as being purveyors of fine intoxicants and a steppingstone into the craft beer world. They tend to brew easy drinking beer that is palatable for everyone.