• Beer in the 1970s: How Canada's Unique Beer Market Shaped the Rise of Craft Brewing in North America

    This blog post examines the growth of the craft brewing market in the United States and Canada, with a focus on Canada's unique history and evolution in the industry. Starting with the domination of regional breweries like Molson and Labatt in the 1970s, the post delves into the rise of light beer, the origins of microbreweries, the birth of homebrewing, the decline of regional breweries, the battle of the breweries, and the birth of the beer can in both the US and Canadian markets. The post offers a detailed and informative look at the factors that have contributed to the popularity of craft beer, particularly in Canada in that era.