Olympic Champion Jon Montgomery and Old Tomorrow launch new Monty's craft beer celebrating his historic "Golden Ride"

TORONTO, Nov. 24, 2015 /CNW/ - The team that brought you Old Tomorrow Canadian Pale Ale introduces a high-spirited collaboration with Jon MontgomeryOlympic Gold Medalist and host of The Amazing Race Canada, called Monty's Golden Ryed Ale, now available in  LCBO stores.

In this ground-breaking alliance, Jon joined one of Ontario's newest craft beer companies, Old Tomorrow, to create a handcrafted ale aged in ryed oak to celebrate his iconic "golden skeleton ride."  Monty's has a laid back flavour and smooth mellow character.

"There's no better way to celebrate life's victories than with a nice tall cold one," said Montgomery. "I'm thrilled to work with Old Tomorrow to create Monty's as we share a deep love for the values that make Canada great."

Launch events will be held at 11:30 a.m.– 12:30 p.m on both Thursday, November 26 at the Queen's Quay LCBO (2 Cooper Street) and Friday, November 27 at Barrack Street LCBO (34 Barrack Street). 

"Jon is a true modern-day Canadian hero who inspires us all," says Ian Macdonald, Old Tomorrow co-founder. "Monty's reflects Jon's passion for great beer with its easy-going flavour perfect for celebrating life's victories."  

About Old Tomorrow: Old Tomorrow is a craft beer company aiming to create distinctive flavourful beers that celebrate iconic Canadian moments and tell authentic Canadian stories.  Its first entry, Old Tomorrow Canadian Pale Ale (CPA), launched a year ago and is now one of the top new Ontario craft brands, winning a Bronze at the Ontario Brewing Awards and "Best of the Fest" at Sessions Toronto Craft Festival. Old Tomorrow was the nickname of Sir John A Macdonald.

SOURCE Old Tomorrow Canadian Pale Ale (CPA)

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For further information: For launch information, photos or interview requests: Chrissy Newton, chrissy@vocabcommunications.com, 416-705-9523; Jessica Glover, Jessica@glocommunications.ca, 416-892-4833


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