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Sleeping Giant brewery wins bronze in annual national brewing contest

One of the newest beers from the Sleeping Giant brewery in Thunder Bay just picked up a bronze in a national brewing contest.

Mr. Canoehead won bronze at the 16th Annual Canadian Brewing Awards

Sleeping Giant brewery took home a bronze at the 16th Annual Canadian Brewing Awards in Halifax for one of their newest beers, Mr. Canoehead. (Sleeping Giant Brewing Co. / Facebook)

Sleeping Giant Brewing Company in Thunder Bay, Ont., is celebrating a recent award after taking home a bronze at the 16th annual Canadian Brewing Awards and Conference in Halifax. 

A total of 55 categories were judged, and the entries came from all over the country.

Sleeping Giant was recognized for their newest flagship beer, Mr. Canoehead, which earned a bronze in the North American Style Amber/Red Ale category.

One of the newest beers from the Sleeping Giant brewery in Thunder Bay just picked up a bronze in a national brewing contest. We chat with one of the owners, and find out why Mr. Canoehead is now paddling west too. 8:24

This is the second time the company has won a Canadian Brewing Award.