Experience beer from the 1860’s through the present by visiting a historic brewery and sampling beers made as they were more than 100 years ago. Taste some of the finest craft beers using the most modern technology at three of the most renowned craft breweries in Toronto! Finish it off with a honey brewed beer from the rooftop hives of the Royal York Hotel.
Picking you up at the Air Canada Center next to Union Station, your driver/guide will take you to your first stop, Mill Street Brewery in Toronto’s culture rich cobblestone historic Distillery District. Sample award winning regular and seasonal beers which may include Tankhouse, Coffee Porter and Toronto’s only organic beer.
Next stop is a pub lunch, with wonderful menu choices, washed down with a pint of award winning beer at the popular Granite Brewery and Restaurant, Toronto’s original brew pub.
After lunch take a step back in time at Black Creek Historic Brewery, Canada’s only working, historic brewery, where the brew master recreates the techniques, tools and recipes used by brewers in the 1860’s. See how the ingredients are grown, learn about the historic brewing process and sample some of these 1860 era beers.Especially popular are the Black Creek Brown Ale, India Pale Ale, and Black Creek Porter.
Next stop is a visit to boutique craft brewery, Black Oak Brewery, 2013 Ontario Brewery of the Year for a tour and samples with the charismatic owner. Learn the ins and outs of owning a craft brewery as Ken shows you the modern day process and taste his award winning brews which may include his Nut Brown Ale, Ten Bitter Years Imperial Ale, and Pale Ale.
End up in style at the renowned Fairmont Royal York Hotel bar for a pint of Royal Stinger produced by Mill Street Brewery. This is a pint not to be missed as it is brewed using honey from the hives on the roof of the hotel and is only available at the hotel. This tour is a Canadian and Ontario Signature Experience that has guests sampling beers from historic brewery to current micro breweries to the most modern and sophisticated brewery in Toronto.
Price: $145.00 per person plus tax. *Please note this tour is only available from May to December. Please take a look at our other exciting Craft Beer Tours.
Tour time: 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.Book Now