Red Arrow Brewing

Our Brews

IdleHands-Icon

WINTER RELEASE – NOW AVAILABLE
We try to keep busy. It helps keep us out of trouble. That’s why we put as much time as possible into doing what we do best. Brewing quality, craft beer. Idle Hands pours chestnut brown and has aromas of orange blossom and vanilla. The head is bone-white and reveals flavours of toffee malt, candied orange peel and a dash of vanilla bean.

  • Colour: Chestnut Brown
  • Taste: Toffee, malt, subtle orange and vanilla bean
  • Aroma: Orange blossom and vanilla

35
IBU

6.66
ABV

sweet-leaf

Distinct, pungent and floral, Sweet Leaf is an essence of the Island. This IPA is balanced by a medium malt profile and has aromas of stone fruit followed by a tropical, floral hop flavour.

  • Colour: Bright amber/pale
  • Taste: South Pacific tropical citrus hop balanced by a contemptuous malt profile
  • Aroma: Floral with caresses of stone fruit

65
IBU

6.3%
ABV

midnite

Every brewery needs a guardian. Meet ours, Christopher; the all seeing gargoyle. He’s been watching over the building for years. As the bell tolls in the darkest hour Christopher is always keeping a watchful eye. Midnite Umber Ale pours ruby brown and has notes of candied apricot, toffee and brown sugar balanced by a solid hand of southern hemisphere hops. The best of tease and temptation.

  • Colour: Ruby/umber brown
  • Taste: Candied apricot, toffee and contempt
  • Aroma: Toffee and Dragon Fruit

33
IBU

5.1%
ABV

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Time. Honour. Tradition. Patience.
Brewed with the finest ingredients we can get our hands on. This Lager is aged for an extended time in horizontal tanks to ensure the smoothest taste and utmost clarity. Brewed to highlight the subtle nuances of a quality craft lager, reflecting our west coast take on a true classic. All signs point towards a delicious taste experience.

  • Colour: Vibrant gold
  • Taste: Clean, crisp & refreshing
  • Aroma: Fresh and lively

20
IBU

5.0
ABV

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A rather civilized beer.

Pouring a light golden orange this PIGGY has a medium hop aroma, balanced maltiness and just enough gumption to bring home the game. Light body, mild earthy hop aroma and a dry refreshing finish.

  • Colour: Light-golden orange
  • Taste: Dry, refreshing, ruck of the palate
  • Aroma: Earthy, citrus, herbal hop

37
IBU

5.0
ABV

kustom-kolsch

Brewed to rule. Our Kustom Kolsch is fine tuned and ready to ride. This beer pours clean and bright. The taste is crisp and refreshing.

  • Colour: Straw yellow gold
  • Taste: Clean & refreshing
  • Aroma: Subtle hint of herbal dough

25
IBU

5.0%
ABV

HopShop-label-icon

LIMITED RELEASE
This high octane brew is constructed with a trunk load of hops. We held nothing back while building this beast, supercharged with multiple Zeus and Mosaic leaf additions to ensure more than enough horsepower for our fellow Hop Heads. Pouring a pale-gold this beer has strong aromas of guava, herb & spice. Buckle up and prepare for a tasty ride!

  • Colour: Viscous Pale Gold
  • Taste: High intensity hops, fruit punch and earthy notes
  • Aroma: Floral, electric and gritty

95
IBU

7.5
ABV

Blackberry-Icon

SOLD OUT
Look out! It’s the Invasion of the Blackberries!!! An experiment gone wrong in the lab took over our brewmaster and the brewery, then, everything went black. So beware as thorn covered arms try to reach out and take over your minds and your taste buds. More than a few blackberries were harmed in the making of this beer.

  • Colour: Golden with a slight purplish hue
  • Taste: Smooth and creamy, with subtle blackberry fruit
  • Aroma: Alluring fruit, slight spice and fear

23
IBU

5.2%
ABV

Farmstand-icon2-web

SOLD OUT
Fresh from the brewery to your pint our Farmstand RSA pours light copper and packs a basket load of hop flavour with notes of grapefruit, citrus and stone fruit. The rye malt imparts a dry, slightly spicy flavour that creates the perfect stage for the hops to truly shine. A very sessionable, hoppy beer… get it while it’s in season!

  • Colour: Light copper
  • Taste: Grapefruit, citrus and stone fruit with a touch of rye spice
  • Aroma: Citrus, grapefruit and floral

47
IBU

5.0
ABV

heritage-river

OUT OF STOCK UNTIL SPRING 2017
With its misty mountains, secret beaches and deep mysterious pools, it’s no wonder the Cowichan River was designated as a Canadian Heritage River. Take the plunge and dive into our Heritage River Hefeweizen. Brewed with a traditional Weihenstephan yeast strain this beer is full of Satsuma orange and citrus flavours, and unfiltered to retain a full flavoured profile. Some sediment is normal.

  • Colour: Hazy, sunset-orange
  • Taste: Satsuma orange, citrus and plantains
  • Aroma: Subtle aromas of pink bubble gum and clove

25
IBU

4.8%
ABV