6 craft spirits to try at BC Distilled 2017

Mar 21 2017, 6:26 pm

BC Distilled is happening on April 8, and it’s coming up quick, so there is no better time to make a list of your must-hit spirits at this annual celebration.

This annual event is back for its 4th year celebrating regional, small batch, and local micro-distilleries. This year the event will feature samples from 34 distilleries based out of Vancouver Island, the Lower Mainland and West Coast, the Okanagan, Kootenays, and the Interior.

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With so many choices, it can be a bit overwhelming choose the can’t-miss products, so we’ve done the work for you.

Here are 6 spirits you should try at BC Distilled 2017:

1. Maple Leaf Spirits Lady of the Cask 6yo VSOP Brandy 

Maple Leaf Spirits Lady of the Cask (Photo courtesy of BC Distilled)

2. Okanagan Spirits BRBN (‘bourbon’)

Okanagan Spirits BRBN (Photo courtesy of BC Distilled)

3. Victoria Spirits Sidney Spiced Rum

Victoria Spirits Sidney Spiced Rum (Photo courtesy of BC Distilled)

4. Merridale Cidery, Distillery, & Bistro Cowichan Cognac (10 yr)

(Photo courtesy of BC Distilled)

5. Liberty Distillery Trust Whisky

Liberty Distillery Trust Whisky (Photo courtesy of BC Distilled)

6. de Vine Spirits Glen Saanich Whisky

de Vine Spirits Glen Saanich Whisky (Photo courtesy of BC Distilled)

BC Distilled

When: Saturday, April 8, 2017, Trade Tasting: 2:30 to 4:30 pm, Public Tasting: 6:00 to 9:00 pm
Where: Croatian Cultural Centre, 3250 Commercial Dr, Vancouver
Tickets: Tickets can be purchased online

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