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Russell Wins Three Medals at 2014 Canadian Brewing Awards

June 30, 2014 - Vancouver, BC

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - June 30, 2014) - On May 31st, Russell Brewing Company (TSX VENTURE: RB) is pleased to announce that it has been honored with three medals at the 12th annual Canadian Brewing Awards: a gold medal for Wee Angry Scotch Ale in the Scotch Ale category, a bronze medal for IP'eh! in the English Style India Pale Ale category, last but not least a bronze medal for Smokey the Beer in the Experimental Beer category.

The Canadian Brewing Awards is an annual beer competition that invites breweries of all sizes from across the country to compete in a blind tasting by a panel of Certified Beer Judges (BJCP). This year, the Awards was held at the convention centre in Fredericton, New Brunswick. There were 916 beers in 38 categories entered into this year's competition from over 130 Canadian breweries.

About Russell Breweries Inc.

Russell Breweries Inc. is a leading Western Canadian brewer. It brews, markets, sells and distributes a diverse portfolio of award winning beers that are produced by its wholly owned regional breweries: Russell Brewing Company in British Columbia and Fort Garry Brewing Company in Manitoba. Both breweries are dedicated to producing high quality, flavourful ales and lagers. Russell Breweries Inc. is publicly listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX VENTURE: RB).

Forward Looking Information

This release includes certain statements that are deemed forward looking statements. All statements in this release, other than statements of historical facts, that address events or developments that the Company expects to occur, are forward-looking statements. Forward looking statements are statements that are not historical facts and are generally, but not always, identified by the words expects, plans, anticipates, believes, intends, estimates, projects, potential and similar expressions, or that events or conditions will, would, may, could or should occur. Although the Company believes the expectations expressed in such forward looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results may differ materially from those in the forward looking statements. Factors that could cause the actual results to differ materially from those in forward looking statements include: the use of the proceeds of the Private Placement and future performance of the Company. Investors are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from those projected in the forward looking statements. Forward looking statements are based on the beliefs, estimates and opinions of the Companys management on the date the statements are made. Except as required by applicable securities laws, the Company undertakes no obligation to update these forward looking statements in the event that managements beliefs, estimates or opinions, or other factors, should change.

For more information, please contact:
Benjamin Li Yu
Russell Breweries Inc.
Tel: 604.599.1190
Fax: 604.596.1048


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