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Old 10-22-2009, 01:26 AM   #31
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Very nice. Thank you for sharing the photos and taking the time to write up all of the info. Now I want to go find the place myself!

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Old 10-22-2009, 02:24 AM   #32
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cool beans. love the history lesson.

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Old 11-23-2009, 06:50 PM   #33
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Ha, Revvy. That's my hometown! I used to catch London Tigers games at Labatt Park as a boy, one of the finest ballparks in Canada, just across the Thames from the brewery. Although you wouldn't catch me with a Labatt's product anymore, unless I'm with my buds and they've ordered a few pitchers of Keith's (IPA? I don't think so...)

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Old 12-20-2009, 06:45 AM   #34
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you stud!!!!!!!! nice tour. boy have we come a ways.
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Old 12-28-2009, 10:24 PM   #35
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haha thats cool, ive actually never seen or dont remember that part of the pioneer village and im from london. but personally every worthwhile beer drinker i know hates the labatt factory, its impossible to get a job there in a town with high unemployment, the only moderately tasteful things they make there are guinness extra for north america and labatt 50, both of which are bloody 13 dollars for a SIX PACK at their factory store. not a fan as they control the bars and flood it with their crap for inflated prices

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Old 02-12-2010, 12:12 PM   #36
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Wow, that is one of the coolest posts ever! Thanks for sharing.

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Old 11-12-2010, 03:01 PM   #37
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If you're ever around southern ontario again, Black Creek Pioneer Village in Toronto has just opened up a working brewery that uses methods and technology from the 1860s.
I haven't tried the beer yet, but their methods are pretty neat.

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Oh cool. Thanks for posting that. Have to make a trip there.

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I was actually going to mention black creek until i was beaten to it. very cool posting tho Rev. I live pretty close to London and never knew that was there. If you are ever up in the area again, hit me up. There are a bunch of great Brewpubs, and beer bars in the Toronto area. As well if you want to tour some breweries I work in one, and can probably get you cleaning the mash tun for me hahaha.

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I was actually going to mention black creek until i was beaten to it. very cool posting tho Rev. I live pretty close to London and never knew that was there. If you are ever up in the area again, hit me up. There are a bunch of great Brewpubs, and beer bars in the Toronto area. As well if you want to tour some breweries I work in one, and can probably get you cleaning the mash tun for me hahaha.
It would be cool to tour some breweries with you. As a matter of fact I just got our schedule for 2011, and we're going to be back there for a game.

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