Yellowknife brewery denied direct sales

by Jessica Davey-Quantick - August 25, 2017

Fletcher Stevens is frustrated his kegs are sealed with red tape. The NWT Liquor Licensing Board recently denied the Explorer Hotel’s request to purchase beer directly from his brewery, NWT Brewing Company. Instead, businesses must purchase it through the liquor commission’s warehouse. “We’re trying to find ways to streamline things and yet we’re held back…

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