What beers best represent Canada? Here’s what the PM chose

What beers best represent Canada? Here’s what the PM chose

In the midst of all the Sochi hockey madness, our PM challenged American pres Barack Obama to a friendly gentlemen’s wager: a case of beer for the world leader whose men’s and women’s hockey teams performed best during the Games. Canada won, and Obama, being a good sport, shipped a couple two-fours of the White House’s signature ale to the Canadian Embassy in Washington.

But one question loomed large in the minds of at least a dozen people: what beer would Stephen Harper have chosen to represent Canada, if he’d lost the bet? We now have the answer, thanks to a tweet published on the PM’s official account earlier this week:

So, kudos to Ontario brewery Beau’s All Natural and Alberta’s Big Rock: the prime minister thinks your brews are good enough to serve as pally diplomatic props in his bromance with the leader of the free world.