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There was a time in (very recent) history where the depth of knowledge required to order the perfect beer for you was knowing whether you wanted it …Beer
Davenport, Iowa, 1942
Why High Life is called ‘The Champagne of Beers’
Sara WhiteAugust 26, 2015
It’s hard to imagine that bottled beer used to be kind …Beer
Next month, possibly in a secret underground bunker, but more likely in a pub, the leading lights of new wave British brewing will meet to do something that, so far, beer geeks have found impossible. They will define what craft beer is in the UK.
This attempt by the new United Craft Brewers (UCB) to …Beer
A construction team has found what is believed to be a 121-year-old bottle of whisky near Kingussie in the Cairngorms
An time capsule containing a 121-year-old bottle of whisky has been found in Scotland.
The capsule, believed to contain items from the 1890s, was found buried inside the Ruthven Road …United Kingdom
Knock back your suds in style.
Serious wine drinkers have dozens of specially shaped glasses to choose from, each promising to tease out subtle flavors and aromas. As craft beer connoisseurship continues to build, so does demand for glasses that do the same. Brewers have even gotten into the game …Drinking
Never come between a Canadian and his beer. That’s a simple truth a rueful province of New Brunswick might one day regret having ignored.
In 2012, Gerard Comeau of Tracadie-Sheila drove across Chaleur Bay to Quebec and loaded up his vehicle with 14 cases of beer. He turned around and headed back to …Beer
Some brewers seem to be all wet when it comes to dry-hopping.
As regular readers know, I’m quite the hophead. I love hops and hoppy beers more than …Beer
If you are the monster that Budweiser created (Drinkenstein) you need a stein to hold your drink. A plain stein won’t do it for geeky beer lovers, …Star Wars
There’s no question beer has a prominent place in the running world. Post-race pub ventures, post-run swigs and frothy cold brews after tough …Beer
Kenneth Hilario Reporter Philadelphia Business Journal
A number of local breweries will not be producing papal beers.
A number of local breweries …Beer
Hear me out. I enjoy beer. I enjoy craft beer. Like a good Michigander, I thanked Bacchus the day Two Hearted Ale finally arrived in New York City. I …
I thought I knew Fred, but clearly, I knew just a part of that amazing life – Fred the beer writer was just a facet of Fred the mensch. And though …Portland, OR
(Photo: 21st Amendment)
Finally! If, like me, you've been waiting for breakfast (and lunch and dinner) pastries to be turned into an alcoholic …Drinking
My rearview mirror revealed spidery snowdrifts peeking through the afternoon fog. Ahead, cows grazed on a wide prairie under a big, sunny sky. Soon, the road I was on twisted into a canyon made of rubbly, reddish bluffs and dropped 2,200 feet.
My ears had popped by the time I reached the tiny …Beer
Runners from around the world came to Treasure Island Saturday to showcase both their athletic prowess and their drinking abilities.
The inaugural Beer Mile World Classic had about 300 willing participants, including plenty of serious running ringers. The goal? To beat competitors in running a mile, …Beer
Ever wonder why beer never comes in plastic bottles? It’s because it affects the brew’s quality. But a major Japanese beer company has new plans to …Asia
If you look at the alcohol percentage on beers, it doesn’t seem like they’re all that different. After all, a 5% lager is just 1% more alcohol than a …Beer
It tastes like broth.
It seems you can take dogs just about anywhere these days. The pub? Check. The gelato shop? The café? Check and check. But now …
Beer is, of course, wonderful for weathering these dog days, and though nearly any beer tastes pretty great in hot weather, there are some brews that are particularly effective cool-me-downs.
Germany has more traditional styles of wheat beer than any other brewing culture, and many of these brews …Beer
Jeff Alworth doesn’t think craft brewing is going away anytime soon. In fact, the author of The Beer Bible, a comprehensive guide to more than 100 …Beer
19 August 2015
Heineken N.V. has entered into a three-year sponsor contract with the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.
Axel Rüger, Director of the Van Gogh …Netherlands
Does going to a brewery always sound like more fun than it actually is? You just want to chat over a few beers, and instead you’re getting a lecture on hops that’s so long you’d rather just drink the cheap stuff from your college days. Today’s breweries get that—with stylish décor, impressive food …Craft Brewing
“Cold Beer.” The tattoos on Mike Armstrong’s knuckles say it all.
Washingtonians can’t get enough of craft brews, and three soon-to-open breweries in …
MONTREAL -- A beer war is brewing in Canada as SABMiller seeks to grow its presence following its divorce from partner Molson Coors.
Just four months …Beer
I was wrong—way wrong—I admit it. I inaccurately asked if skunky beer was this summer’s it beer. Turns out, Helium beer is the real must-have summer …Beer
If you happened to find yourself consuming a pint or two at London’s craft beer festival this weekend, don’t worry - your hangover was not in …Drinking