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Summer in London is great, isn't it? Sipping on an ice cold beer in the sun with your pals – those memories are priceless, aren't they? Well, not …Beer
The midway point of the year is upon and with brewers gearing up Independence Day, one of beer’s biggest selling days, we’re spotlighting a few …Beer
The cost of buying alcohol at Australia's defence force bases will rise sharply from September.
Hefty alcohol price hikes have been approved by …Drinking
Marshall Schott and the team at Brülosophy are trying to break all the rules of homebrewing.
Marshall Schott is an avid homebrewer and head writer behind the popular Brülosophy experimentation website. Dubbed the 'MythBusters of Homebrew', Schott and his crew of brewers put the many practices behind …Brewing
India Pale Ale
Good question! What does India have to do with beer? Wasn’t beer invented in Europe?
Well, yes and no. Beer has been manufactured for …Beer
Maybe you see traveling on business as an adventure. Or maybe you see it as an unwanted hassle. Either way, it's nice to find a minute …Beer
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It’s easy to see that beer is one of America’s favorite pastimes. It pairs well with sports, backyard barbecues, and …Beer
Photo: Shreveport-BossierFOR MANY OF US, THE REALITY OF CLIMATE CHANGE is still an abstract one. We see it as a far-off catastrophe that will be felt …Beer
A company called Startup Noble Brewer lets home brewers sell to the masses, legally.
Most craft breweries started in the kitchen. Beer lovers, tired of bland macro tastes, decided to try their hand at making their own – and it became popular enough amongst friends that they rolled the dice and …Brewing
Don't you just love secrets. So do we and we are keeping a really BIG one! You will not want to miss out on this, we promise you. Keep an eye on our …Beehives
Some of you may know that I hail from Canada, the country to the north of most of you that only occasionally enters your consciousness when someone mentions Drake or Bieber. Our nation’s symbolic birthday is July 1, next week, and so some #brands are looking to capitalize. Molson, maker of …Google
It required an act of Congress to tell us what a craft beer brewer actually is.
For years, the Brewers Association craft beer industry group offered its definition of a craft brewer, using metrics like barrels of production, percentage of a brewery owned by a non-craft brewer and more “traditional” …Beer
When one thinks of Queen, one surely thinks of Freddie Mercury down the pub, sipping his lager and then placing it on top of the fruit machine. And if only Freddie had lived, he would finally be able to celebrate with his own brand of beer.
Queen are releasing Bohemian Lager to celebrate the 40th …Beer
Forget apps, the real startup gold rush is to open a brewery.
The craft beer boom has led to an explosion of specialty craft and micro brewers following in the footsteps of billionaire pioneers like Ken Grossman at Sierra Nevada and Jim Koch at Sam Adams. In fact, by the end of 2014, there were over …Beer
Your buddy asks you to bring beer to a cookout. If you carry in something too familiar and mass market, it’ll likely sit in the back of the fridge, passed up for fancier fare. If you truck along a case of something too craft-y, it’ll likely be enjoyed by only the homebrew crowd. Instead, pack a …Beer
For the seventh year running, Pliny the Elder, a popular double IPA produced by California-based Russian River Brewing Co., has topped the list of the Best Commercial Beers in America by Zymurgy, the official magazine of the American Homebrewers Association (AHA).
This is the thirteenth year that …Beer
If you happen to be in Humboldt County in northern California and you see a sign for McKinleyville, do yourself a favor and take the exit. Google …Beer
Thornbridge Chiron American Pale Ale (£2.45, 50cl, waitrose.com)
Based in the Peak District National Park, but drawing inspiration from the full-on flavours of the US craft brewing scene, Thornbridge’s pale ale has an invigorating slap of redcurrant-like fruitiness to go with its toffee-and-Twiglet …
For men who can't even take a shower without thinking about beer.
Fellas: Love beer, but hate using girly grooming products? If so, Carlsberg—the beer company—has a product for you: They’re launching the Beer Beauty Series For Men.
"Beer beauty" may recall concepts like "beer goggles" when you see …Beer
• If you want to crack someone’s skull, use an empty beer bottle, not a full one. Are you a mean drunk but don’t want to get into fights? Take Prozac. Just thinking about alcohol can increase aggressiveness. People who suppress their anger are most likely to get violent when drinking. Force bars to …Drinking
Italy’s craft beer scene is currently one of the most creative and adventurous in Europe. Here are 10 of the best available in the UK
The days when Italian beer was seen as a thirst quencher best glugged on a hot beach are long gone. Italy’s craft beer scene is currently one of the most creative and …Beer
Vanilla bean ice cream and root beer ale combine with a dollop of whipped cream and a drizzle of chocolate syrup to create the ultimate adult summer adult beverage.
If you're a fan of social media, odds are you've stumbled across a photo of one of your friends gleefully sipping on a bottle of Not …Food
The judge gave the federal agency 120 days to bring the permit into compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act. The problem is that …Beer
Beer, the lifeblood of so many happy hours, is the most popular alcoholic drink in the United States. But while there's been a burst of craft brewers introducing beers with complex flavors, Americans still largely love their beer to taste one way: bland.
Almost every best-selling beer is a light …Beer
These beers make Pappy Van Winkle seem as easy to find as a can of Coke.
While newly-minted bourbon "connoisseurs" line up at liquor stores, enter lotteries, or troll the black market hoping to get their hands on that sweet, sweet Pappy Van Winkle, beer geeks only wish they had it so easy. According …Beer
If you feel like your busy London life is significantly lacking lots of beer, some smooth jazz and unfettered nudity all rolled into one, then do we …United Kingdom
In Denmark, the phrase 'to have carpenters (in your head)' means 'to have a hangover'Denmark
MANY men are struggling with social pressure to have their own brewery selling imaginatively named beers, it has emerged.
With 61 per cent of men …Brewing
At the end of a country lane flanked by linden trees, tall grass and meandering sheep, Michael Jurkovic is intent on changing Slovaks’ drinking …Beer