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Yummy: Tory MP Reid to host second annual apple spirits event on Hill

Conservative MP Scott Reid is hosting his second annual apple spirits event on Parliament Hill to promote Canada’s delicious cider industry. So far, eight breweries from across the country are confirmed to come and showcase their spirits on March 27 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The breweries are: Beer Barons, Spirit Tree, County Cider, and Pommies Dry Cider from Ontario; Le Vignoble du Clos Baillie and Domaine Antolino Brongo from Quebec; Merridale Ciderworks from British Columbia, and Ironworks Distillery from Nova Scotia. The event takes place in the Speaker’s Salon, Room 216-N Centre Block, and open to all Parliamentarians, staffers, and media.

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Yummy: Tory MP Reid to host second annual apple spirits event on Hill

Conservative MP Scott Reid is hosting his second annual apple spirits event on Parliament Hill to promote Canada’s delicious cider industry. So far, eight breweries from across the country are confirmed to come and showcase their spirits on March 27 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The breweries are: Beer Barons, Spirit Tree, County Cider, and Pommies Dry Cider from Ontario; Le Vignoble du Clos Baillie and Domaine Antolino Brongo from Quebec; Merridale Ciderworks from British Columbia, and Ironworks Distillery from Nova Scotia. The event takes place in the Speaker’s Salon, Room 216-N Centre Block, and open to all Parliamentarians, staffers, and media.

  

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