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Welcome to Art Of Brewing

Established in 1986. This makes Art of Brewing the oldest and best selected Wine & Beer making store in the Kootenays. Art Of Brewing is owned and managed by award winning winemakers Breg & Maarten Lammers.

We offer in house brewing services for both wine and beer and carry a large selection of wine and beer kits, ingredients, malts, hops, yeasts and equipment from all the main suppliers in the industry.

We are official supplier of Winexpert, Vineco, RJSpagnols, U-DO brewery, Coopers, Muntons, Brewers Circle, Country Malt/Canada Malting, Bredenhof Hops, Alcotec Turbo, Artizan, Lalvin, Lallemand, Fermentis, Wyeast and ABC Cork.

Art of Brewing will be celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2021!

We don't speak Italian, but we're fluent in Prosecco!

Bubblies always bring out smiles at parties! No sorry, that’s not correct. Bubblies makes you smile period, any day of the year.

Adjusted Hours from Sept 23 - Oct 6

We have adjusted opening hours from September 23rd to October 6th.
Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 4 pm.
Please call or email me if this doesn't work for you.
Thanks Maarten & Breg


Art of Brewing Newsletter September 2021


Wow what a summer.
Heatwave, smoke and we already made a little fire in our wood stove too!
Hope you all had the chance to enjoy summer somewhere. We had an amazing sailing trip in
Desolation Sound and are back into brewing with winter wine, Limited Edition Season, port and beer
on the agenda.

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Wyeast order - Deadline Thursday September 2nd.

Next Wyeast order is coming up, please have your order in before the deadline.

Please mail your order to

Wyeast order deadline Thursday September 2nd@ 5pm.

To check out the entire line up got to
Please don't order yeasts that have a PC-code, because they won't be available.
Except for the 3 current PC series for this quarter:
5151-PC Brettanomyces claussenii
3942-PC Belgian Wheat
3463-PC Forbidden Fruit

Price $12.50

Don’t forget that Wyeast also has Brett and Lacto strains for ‘Wild and Sour’ ($17.25),
and yeasts for Cider($12.50), Wine($12.50), Mead($12.50), Sake($12.50) and Distilling($12.50).

Thanks, Maarten