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Sleeman Brewing & Malting
(Sapporo Breweries Ltd.)
Not open to the public (as far as I know)
551 Clair Road West
Guelph ON N1H 6H9
Telephone: +1 519-822-1834
Brewer: Al Brash
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Opened: 1988

Annual Production: 1,200,000 hl

U.S. Importer: Sapporo USA Inc.

Sleeman owns Unibroue, Okanagan Spring Brewery, La Brasserie Seigneuriale, and Maritime Beer Co., and brews Shaftebury, Upper Canada, and Stroh products. In turn, Sleeman was acquired by Sapporo in 2006 for $400,000,000.

Updated: September 14, 2011

Beer List

    • Date: May 21, 2007 (#6513)
      Package: canned
      Place: Beertopia, Omaha NE
      Score: 14 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright pale golden. Very high carbonation. Thick foamy head.
      Aroma (2½)
      Mildly floral, very mildly spicy. Very sweet.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Light body. Moderately fizzy. Quite sweet. Just a hint of noble hop flavor.
      Overall Impression (1½)
      Other than the very mild noble hop flavor, it tastes just like Cerveza Sol.

  • English-Style Dark Mild Ale

  • Bohemian-Style Pilsener

  • Light American Wheat Beer with Yeast