Susanna McLeod

Susanna McLeod

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Archive for July 2015

Alexander Keith, Brewmaster and Politician

An expert in brewing and business, Alexander Keith was also a politician.  Elected mayor of Halifax several times, he was offered a Senate seat on the Confederation of Canada. Working for his uncle in northern England, Alexander Keith was only 17 years old when he was introduced to the fine expertise of brewing beer. Keith’s… (read more)