German inspired Rauchbier style lagerized amber ale. Its beechwood smoke notes dominate while being supported by a nice malty base. This beer has been cold matured for 6 weeks.
The Big West is a branch of the Bonaventure River where a fire burned over 260 km2 of forest in the summer of 1995, representing 15 years of forest development. More than 800 SOPFEU workers worked there at the same time.