Canada

Heads of six Canadian trade monopolies meet at Vinitaly

For the first time in the history of Vinitaly, six Canadian trade monopolies met Italian producers to discuss opportunities for Italian wine in the country, with 14% of its wine imports currently coming from Italy.

Cannabis producer signs five-year deal with Quebec’s alcohol distributor

Cannabis producer Hydropothecary has signed a five-year deal with Quebec's alcohol distributor, with total volume estimated at more than 200,000kg, ahead of Canada's expected marijuana legalisation this year.

Canada’s Supreme Court dismisses cross-border ‘free the beer’ case

A Canadian man has lost his battle against the cross-border alcohol limits, which had been dubbed 'free the beer', after the Supreme Court of Canada upheld the existing law, stating that provinces have the right to make laws in their own jurisdictions. 

Canadian bar which makes a cocktail garnished with a dead toe receives donation of three more toes

A bar in Canada famous for a morbid cocktail made with a shrivelled dead toe has been sent a generous donation of three more toes.

Alberta ends BC wine boycott

February 23rd, 2018

BC to challenge Alberta wine ban

February 20th, 2018

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