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We have been involved in this wonderful hobby since 1962 and have three of Canada’s largest retail outlets offering a vast selection of equipment and accessories to make the brewing and wine making experience more enjoyable at home or if you make your wine on our premises. We have in-stock over 350 different beer and wine styles from around the world as well as a huge selection of equipment, supplies and accessories. With the quality of concentrates, juices and malt extracts being so much higher now, it’s easier than ever to create superb beer and wine consistently. Whether you’re stocking the summer cottage, preparing for a special event or simply celebrating life with friends, take a look at one of the country’s finest names in beer and winemaking.

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Featured Products

  • National War Memorial Print B&W 10"x13"

    National War Memorial Print B&W 10"x13"

    NATIONAL WAR MEMORIAL – First unveiled in 1939 to commemorate Canadians who served during WW1 (1914-1918). Over the years this memorial has been rededicated a number of times to symbolize the sacrifice of all Canadians in time of war. The memorial site is centrally located in Confederation Square at the intersection of Elgin and Wellington streets in downtown Ottawa. It is the site of the national Remembrance Day Ceremony every November 11th. Black & White Print Size 10”x 13” Copyrighted 1982 DeFalco’s Wine Cellars Inc. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
    CA$5.99
     
  • Parliament Buildings Print B&W 10"x13"

    Parliament Buildings Print B&W 10"x13"

    PARLIAMENT BUILDINGS – Ottawa’s parliament officially opened on June 6, 1866 on Wellington Street. This drawing is a depiction of the new structure that was built to replace the original building that was destroyed by fire in 1916. This glorious Gothic Revival style structure sits on a hill overlooking the Ottawa River. It was designated as a National Historic Site of Canada in 1976. Black & White Print Size 10”x 13” Copyrighted 1982 DeFalco’s Wine Cellars Inc. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
    CA$5.99
     
  • Rideau Canal Summer Print B&W 10"x13"

    Rideau Canal Summer Print B&W 10"x13"

    RIDEAU CANAL (summer) – Built in 1826-1832, Lieutenant Colonel John By designed and supervised construction. Also known as the Rideau Waterway that connects the city of Ottawa, Ontario to the city of Kingston, Ontario. It is 202 km (125 miles) long. It received a UNESCO World Heritage Site designation in 2007. It is the oldest continuously operated canal system in North America. Black & White Print Size 10”x 13” Copyrighted 1982 DeFalco’s Wine Cellars Inc. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
    CA$5.99
     
  • The GrainFather All in One Brewing System

    The GrainFather All in One Brewing System

    The GrainFather is an all inclusive all grain brewing system. The system allows you to mash at high extract efficiency by utilizing a pump for easy recirculating of the wort through the mashing process. The grain bed is then easily raised out of the kettle to provide for sparging and draining of the grains. Your mash tun then becomes an electric boil kettle. The mash temperature and boil are all controlled precisely with an electric heating element. The system comes with a digital temperature controller so you can adjust the temperature of your mash with in a degree. This allows for step mashing. The included pump allows for easy recirculating of your wort during the mash as well as allows for quick cooling at the end of the boil by allowing you to pump through the included counterflow chiller. This whole 8 gallon system is extremely compact so it makes for easy indoor or outdoor brewing. Another added feature is the brewing system can also double as a reflux or pot still. All you need to do is attach the appropriate reflux or pot still top which is available on a special order basis.
    CA$999.99
    CA$1159.99 save 14%
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  • The GrainFather Connect Brewing System w/Bluetooth

    The GrainFather Connect Brewing System w/Bluetooth

    The GrainFather Connect is the latest model, all inclusive all grain brewing system with Bluetooth. The system allows you to mash at high extract efficiency by utilizing a pump for easy recirculating of the wort through the mashing process. The grain bed is then easily raised out of the kettle to provide for sparging and draining of the grains. Your mash tun then becomes an electric boil kettle. The mash temperature and boil are all controlled precisely with an electric heating element. The system comes with a digital temperature controller so you can adjust the temperature of your mash with in a degree. This allows for step mashing. The included pump allows for easy recirculating of your wort during the mash as well as allows for quick cooling at the end of the boil by allowing you to pump through the included counterflow chiller. This whole 8 gallon system is extremely compact so it makes for easy indoor or outdoor brewing. Another added feature is the brewing system can also double as a reflux or pot still. All you need to do is attach the appropriate reflux or pot still top which is available on a special order basis. Use the connect box control box to connect remotely. Programmable step mashing, delayed heating, import recipes, set boil temperature.
    CA$1299.99
     
  • 19L NEW AEB Stainless Steel Keg Tank

    19L NEW AEB Stainless Steel Keg Tank

    Strap style carry handle. Relief valve automatically vents at 130PSI. Rubber base nearly eliminates tank damage and saves wear and tear on floor. NSF approved. High end quality...made in Italy.
    CA$123.99
    CA$135.99 save 9%
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  • BV Minijet Electric Filter

    BV Minijet Electric Filter

    The Mini Jet Filter has been designed with the small quantity winemaker in mind. Perfect for the home winemaker who filters 23L (5 Gallons) at a time from kits.
    CA$155.00
     
  • 5 gallon 19L NEW St.St. Draught System AEB Keg

    5 gallon 19L NEW St.St. Draught System AEB Keg

    Take the drudgery out of bottling... keg it. Includes 19L NEW AEB tank (made in Italy), in and out 1/4" barb connectors, 3' liquid hose, 3' gas hose, cobra thumbtap, taprite regulator, 4 stainless steel clamps and santizing solution.
    CA$230.00
    CA$242.00 save 5%
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  • Co2 Cylinder Aluminum 5lbs

    Co2 Cylinder Aluminum 5lbs

    5lb aluminum Co2 container (empty) for use in beverage and beer dispensing systems. Manufactured in U.S.A.
    CA$74.99
    CA$79.99 save 6%
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  • Draught System Regulator Zinc Bonnet Taprite

    Draught System Regulator Zinc Bonnet Taprite

    Dual gauge regulator. One to control flow of gas and the other to measure the keg pressure. Set and leave it screw set.
    CA$69.99
     
  • Draught Regulator Cap Adjustment Taprite

    Draught Regulator Cap Adjustment Taprite

    High Performance Regulator for High Volume and Commercial Dispense is designed to provide maximum flow for simultaneous dispensing through multiple taps while resisting freeze up. The polycarbonate bonnet is easy to adjust when changing kegs and CO2 tanks. The polycarbonate bonnet and brass body are corrosion resistant make the regulator highly durable in a variety of environments. This 1 Pressure 1 Product Regulator has a CGA320 Inlet, 5/16"Barb Shutoff w/Check, and 60lb and 2000lb Gauges so you can see both your output pressure and how much CO2 is left in your tank.
    CA$74.99
     
  • Silicone Hosing 1/2" x 3/4" x multiples of 1 foot

    Silicone Hosing 1/2" x 3/4" x multiples of 1 foot

    Made from food grade silicone. Odorless, tasteless, and inert Silicone tubing is FDA food-grade approved from -100F to 500F. Translucent natural color allows you to see the flow. The perfect tubing for building a personal brewery, especially for any time that the wort in contact with tubing will be above 180F. This tubing is not designed to hold pressures above 20psi. 1/2" ID x 3/4" OD. Will burst at 30 PSI at 70F
    CA$2.89
     
  • Silicone Hosing 3/8" x 5/8" x multiples of 1 foot

    Silicone Hosing 3/8" x 5/8" x multiples of 1 foot

    Made from food grade silicone. Odorless, tasteless, and inert Silicone tubing is FDA food-grade approved from -100F to 500F. Translucent natural color allows you to see the flow. The perfect tubing for building a personal brewery, especially for any time that the wort in contact with tubing will be above 180F. This tubing is not designed to hold pressures above 20psi. 3/8" ID x 5/8" OD. Will burst at 30 PSI at 70F
    CA$2.79
     
  • Silicone Hosing 5/16" x 1/2" x multiples of 1 foot

    Silicone Hosing 5/16" x 1/2" x multiples of 1 foot

    Made from food grade silicone. Odorless, tasteless, and inert Silicone tubing is FDA food-grade approved from -100F to 500F. Translucent natural color allows you to see the flow. The perfect tubing for building a personal brewery, especially for any time that the wort in contact with tubing will be above 180F. This tubing is not designed to hold pressures above 20psi. 5/16" ID x 1/2" OD. Will burst at 30 PSI at 70F
    CA$1.99
     
  • Euro Style Amber Beer Bottle 500ml

    Euro Style Amber Beer Bottle 500ml

    500ml Amber glass beer bottle. Crown Cap style
    CA$1.39
     
  • Swing Top Bottles 500ml each

    Swing Top Bottles 500ml each

    Amber glass bottles to swing top bottles. Includes caps.
    CA$2.19
     
  • Swing Top Bottles 750ML ea

    Swing Top Bottles 750ML ea

    Amber glass bottles to swing top bottles. Includes caps.
    CA$2.99
     
  • SS Brewtech 10 Gal Brewmaster Edition Kettle

    SS Brewtech 10 Gal Brewmaster Edition Kettle

    SS Brewtech has taken what they've learned designing and manufacturing pro brewing equipment and scaled it down for homebrewers. Features a rotatable racking arm, and sight glass integrated into the 1/2" - 3 piece ball valve. The new dish bottom with integrated fire box is designed to increase surface area by 50% and channel the flow of heat for faster boiling times. Coupled with a tangential inlet for more effective whirlpool action and trub collection. All TC fittings are fully sanitary welded and like all their brewing equipment 304 stainless steel. Etched markings in gallons/litres. PLEASE NOTE: BASE WILL 'BLUE' LIKE EXHAUST PIPE OVER TIME/USE. NOT FOR INDUCTION BURNERS 12 gallon capacity, 13.8" Diameter, 20" Height.
    CA$369.99
    CA$409.99 save 10%
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  • SS Brewtech 20 Gal Brewmaster Edition Kettle

    SS Brewtech 20 Gal Brewmaster Edition Kettle

    SS Brewtech has taken what they've learned designing and manufacturing pro brewing equipment and scaled it down for homebrewers. Features a rotatable racking arm, and sight glass integrated into the 1/2" - 3 piece ball valve. The new dish bottom with integrated fire box is designed to increase surface area by 50% and channel the flow of heat for faster boiling times. Coupled with a tangential inlet for more effective whirlpool action and trub collection. All TC fittings are fully sanitary welded and like all their brewing equipment 304 stainless steel. Etched markings in gallons/litres. PLEASE NOTE: BASE WILL 'BLUE' LIKE EXHAUST PIPE OVER TIME/USE. NOT FOR INDUCTION BURNERS 24 gallon capacity, 17.7" Diameter, 26" Height.
    CA$449.99
    CA$509.99 save 12%
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  • SS Brewtech 14 Gal Brewmaster Edition Chronical

    SS Brewtech 14 Gal Brewmaster Edition Chronical

    The Chronical Brewmaster Edition is the most advanced fermenter on the market for home brewers. SS Brewtech has taken what they've learned designing and manufacturing pro brewing equipment and it's original Chronical fermenters and integrated them into the Chronical BME. Features a a 3" TC port on the lid, perfect for CIP or dry hopping. An FTSs Chilling coil is included, weldlessly mounted to the body of the chronical, allowing for chilling or heating. Internal Gallon & Liter markings are electrically etched, so no fading over time. Custom designed butterfly valves and rotating racking arm are included, as well as a 3" tc cap,clamp and gasket. This cap has a 17 mm hole for airlock or Blowoff addition. Exterior has a polished finish, which cleans easily, and displays beautifully. Custom squeeze butterfly valve, 3" TC clamp, gasket, cap. 1.5" TC flanges on racking/dumping ports. Rotatable TC racking arm, thermowell, LCD temperature gauge, brewer's grade silicone gaskets, sampling valve, neoprene insulating jacket, and you have the most complete fermenter available for brewers. Etched markings in gallons/litres,14 Gallon capacity, 14.5" Diameter, 36" Height. NOT INCLUDED: FTSs temp controller, water pump, power supply, tubing.
    CA$849.99
    CA$999.99 save 15%
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  • SS Brewtech 14 Gal Brewmaster Edition Bucket

    SS Brewtech 14 Gal Brewmaster Edition Bucket

    Certified Food Grade 304 Stainless Steel Construction. Patent Pending Stainless Rotating Racking Valve. 14 gal Max Capacity. LCD thermometer and thermowell. 40° Conical Bottom for Trub Trapping. Nests for Storage, Stacks for Ferment! Molded Silicone Lid Gasket. Spring Loaded Lid Clamps for Airtight Lid Seal. Offset Airlock Hole includes Silicone Stopper. Gallon & Liter Markers inside for visual volume assessment. Stainless construction resists damage and is easy to clean.24” Height x 16” Width. Note: 1/2" Silicone fits into the lid hole for use as a blowoff. 3/8" ID tubing is perfect for racking beer from the BrewBucket's valve.

    CA$449.99