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[VIDEO] Saturday is Bushwakker Mead Day in Regina Canada

Marshall Dixon, left, and Brian Mercer, right, were first in line for the mead. They grabbed their spot at 3:45 Friday afternoon. (Dean Gutheil/CBC)

Saturday is Bushwakker Mead Day in Regina Dozens lined up for the release of Bushwakker’s blackberry mead. CBC News Regina, Canada – There was some provincial pride and a love for mead on display Saturday morning. Marshall Dixon and Brian Mercer were the first two people in line for Bushwakker’s annual mead day, meaning they got first crack at this ...

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Canada: Enthusiasm knows no bounds for Bushwakker’s Blackberry Mead

Bushwakker head brewer Mitch Dalymple holds up a glass of Blackberry Mead, which he begins making one year before its release. Photo courtesy Bushwakker Brewpub

by CJ Katz, for the Regina Leader-Post It’s a phenomenon like no other — a lineup on the first Saturday in December that snakes along the front of the Strathdee building on Dewdney Avenue, around the corner and down Cornwall Street. Through blowing wind, snow, sleet and biting cold, people wait. Bundled in ski suits and blankets, even costumes, they ...

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Regina’s Bushwakker mead a true holiday treat

Grant Frew pours a glass of Bushwakker's blackberry mead from the tap. Due to higher production this year, Bushwakker says the mead should last them until the holidays. - Photo by Alyssa McDonald, Metro Regina

By JAMES ROMANOW, The StarPhoenix November 26, 2014 8:25 AM Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada – On the first Saturday of December every year, Bushwakker Brew Pub in Regina releases one batch of blackberry mead. The release marks the beginning of Advent, currently a Christian festival but one that has roots way back. Virtually all agrarian societies had a harvest festival and ...

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