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December 16, 2020
Start your distillery in Bow Island

Start Your Distillery in Bow Island

A Bow Island-based distillery has easy access to Calgary's 1.3 million population, Lethbridge's 93,000 population, and Medicine Hat's 63,000 population. Bow Island is in the heart of Canada's best agricultural growing region, surrounded by high-quality crops, irrigation, and a well-populated regional market. Add in a highly motivated, entrepreneurial population rooted in agricultural production and Bow Island has all the ingredients to open a successful distillery. Rural distilleries are popping up across the province, proving remoteness is not a restricting factor.
December 16, 2020
Start your distillery in Consort

Start Your Distillery in Consort

A Consort distillery could tap into its strong ties to the backbone of Alberta's economy: the oil industry. Located at the junction of Highways 12, 41, and 886, two hours east of Red Deer, a distillery here would have strong provincial market access into the entire population along the Highway 2 corridor, including Calgary and Edmonton. Rural distilleries are popping up across the province, proving remoteness is not a restricting factor.
December 16, 2020
Start your distillery in Foremost

Start Your Distillery in Empress

An Empress-based distillery has easy access to Calgary's 1.3 million population via Highway 555 and 544, as well as Medicine Hat via Highway 41. Empress is in the heart of Canada's best agricultural growing region. Rural distilleries are popping up across the province, proving remoteness is not a restricting factor.
December 16, 2020
Start your distillery in Foremost

Start Your Distillery in Foremost

A Foremost-based distillery has easy access to Calgary's 1.3 million population, Lethbridge's 93,000 population, and Medicine Hat's 63,000 population. Foremost is in the heart of Canada's best agricultural growing region, surrounded by high-quality crops, irrigation, and a well-populated regional market. Rural distilleries are popping up across the province, proving remoteness is not a restricting factor.
December 16, 2020
Start your distillery in Hanna

Start Your Distillery in Hanna

Another community in close proximity to the Highway 2 corridor, and two hours from Calgary's 1.2 million residents, a Hanna-based distillery would benefit from high-quality local ingredients and low-cost commercial land. Rural distilleries are popping up across the province, proving remoteness is not a restricting factor.
December 16, 2020
Start your distillery in Oyen

Start Your Distillery in Oyen

Oyen is located at the junction of highways 41 and 9, connecting to Calgary, Saskatoon, and Medicine Hat and nearly 2 million thirsty residents. Add in close proximity to some of the world's highest quality agricultural products, and Oyen emerges as a great location for a craft distillery. Rural distilleries are popping up across the province, proving remoteness is not a restricting factor.
December 14, 2020
Start your distillery in Rosemary

Start Your Distillery in Rosemary

The village of Rosemary is a 90-minute drive to 1.2 million people in Calgary, and Medicine Hat, with the city of Brooks 15 minutes away. Five serviced industrial and commercial lots are available for $25,000 each. With inexpensive land and over one million thirsty Albertans within 90 minutes, Rosemary is an ideal location for a distillery. The village even has a frisbee golf course running throughout the community! Rural distilleries are popping up across the province, proving remoteness is not a restricting factor.
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