A 55,000-gallon tank gave way and flipped a container holding the mash.
Small and mid-sized companies are especially vulnerable; they lack the ability to stockpile reserves and take other protective steps.
Ironworks Distillery says it will be bottled upon return in May 2019 as ‘Round the World Rum.
The province is now home to 49 micro-breweries and 15 distilleries.
Malting barley will be harvested for use in a whisky produced by Eau Claire Distillery in Turner Valley.