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LCBO launches website to sell beer, wine and spirits online, with delivery to homes and stores

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Ommegang's New Game Of Thrones Beer Will Keep You Warm Through The Long Winter

With a long winter set to overtake the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros, and a looming war on the horizon, there’s only one thing to do…drink. In fact, it …

Beer

Best Job Ever: The Smithsonian Is Hiring a Craft Beer Historian

Take a deep breath and a long pull from the kegerator. The National Museum of American History is now filling an open position that is the stuff that …

Smithsonian

Avery Brewing El Gose Beer

Even though it has only come back into fashion in the past few years, there might not be a better beer style to beat the summer heat than the Gose. …

Beer

Pico Beer Brewing Machine

Pico by PicoBrew, aims to reinforce the idea that everything that´s homemade tastes better…they just applied the thought to the most popular …

Drinking

IPA names: Think outside the juicebox

A Wall Street Journal article about hop puns in IPA names has been making the social media rounds since last week. It details the rise in legal …

Juice

The new IPA

Photo by Ed RudolphOn a sunny January morning, shortly after Great Notion Brewing opened the doors to its Portland, Oregon, taproom for the first …

Drinking

200 types of Japanese beer! “Local Beer Bar. Kaeru Cafe” | MATCHA – JAPAN TRAVEL WEB MAGAZINE

Local Beer Bar. Kaeru Cafe<p>The “Local Beer Bar. Kaeru Cafe” is located in a very quiet area if you take a 12 minute walk form the Harajyuku Station …

Drinking

How Long Can an Opened Bottle of Wine Really Last?

How long can an opened bottle of wine really last? To answer this question, I spoke with wine educator Collin Lilly during a recent trip to Andretti Winery in Napa Valley, CA. Although he claims that his response is completely subjective, here are his thoughts on a wine's life span. "I believe that …

Wine

Drink me up, Scotty! Star Trek is getting its own beer

Die-hard Star Trek fans will be able to celebrate the show's 50th anniversary this September with a special tribute beer. Schmaltz Brewing Company, …

Star Trek

This Beer Was Designed by Artificial Intelligence

IntelligentX is a beer you don’t necessarily need to love on the first go. That’s because it evolves with every batch based on customer feedback, as</i> …

Beer

Did Someone Say Beer?

<b>Learn How You Can Build Your Own Simple Beer Service with Serverless IoT on AWS with Intel Edison</b><p>By Jeremy Wallace, AWS Solutions Architect<p>The taps …

Beer

You can now get craft beer delivered straight to your desk

A new speedy delivery service will rush chilled craft beers, boutique spirits and wines to thirsty Londoners within the hour from tomorrow (July 14). …

Drinking

Artisanal syrups to take your dad’s gin and tonics to the next level

The Globe and Mail<p>When customers in one of Kristen Voisey’s stores reaches for a bottle of artisanal tonic syrup, she claims they will regret it.<p>“Because they always have to come back and get more,” says Voisey, owner of BYOB Cocktail Emporium in Toronto. “They can’t go back to the grocery store …

Drinking

Will Imports Be the New Craft Beer?

Over the first six months of 2016, imported beers enjoyed stronger growth than craft brews, suggesting a change in consumer tastes. Image source: Getty.<p>Imports may become the new king of beers. While the industry as a whole is on track to decline for the third time in four years, imported beer is …

Beer

Craft Beer Isn't As Healthy As It Sounds, But There's Still Some Good News

Craft beer often features funky labels, quirky descriptions and creative ingredients. But while it might look healthier than mass-produced brews, the …

Health

Our 6 best beer ice cream recipes

Cherry Chocolate Chip Ice Cream<p>What to do with a sweet bottle of kriek you're not eager to drink? Turn it into a four-ingredient ice cream. Get the …

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My 6-month review testing newfangled beer-dispensing tech is finally done

Bartender John Olson and owner Dan Lilly of Pinky's Pizza Parlor show us the latest in keg technology from Walnut Creek, Calif. I'm the moderator …

Beer

Victory Prima Pils Clone - Beer Recipe

Victory Prima Pils Clone | Pilsner<p>Ingredients<p><b>For 5 gallons (19 L)</b><p>9.25 lb. (4.2 kg) German Pilsner malt<br>• 1.0 oz. (28 g) Hallertau Tradition whole hops, …

Homebrewing

Men gaze lovingly at their beer belly babies in new German ads

No, these men aren't pregnant. They're just alive with the miracle of beer.<p>And they're the stars of a new ad campaign for German beer Bergedorfer Bier, created by advertising agency Jung Von Matt. The tagline, appropriately, is "brewed with love."<p>Each man mimics a classic pregnancy portrait, …

Advertising

Craft Beer’s Crazy Sales Rise Is Starting to Go Flat

Peak Craft Beer may be approaching.<p>Most industries would be more than happy if sales rose 6% in a year. For America’s craft beer world, however, which has positively flourished in recent years—production rose 42% in 2014, while sales grew 18% by volume and 22% by dollars—6% growth represents an off …

Beer

Our Top 10 Summer Beers

When people think of the UK, the things that usually spring to mind are the Queen, bad teeth and cups of tea. One thing that they never associate us …

Top 10

Narragansett Autocrat Coffee Milk Stout

Rhode Island is the smallest state in the Union, yet as visitors and locals alike know, it's not short on culture, heritage or tradition. Two of those traditions are Narragansett Beer and the state's official beverage (yes, states have official beverages) coffee milk—often made with Autocrat coffee …

Milk

A Garden For All Brewers, No Matter How Small Your Digs

<i>by Erin Vaughn</i><p>When my significant other and I first started homebrewing, we were just the teeniest bit intimidated. We had lofty visions of drinking …

Gardening

Beer and (industry) loathing with Stone Brewing’s Greg Koch

Stone Brewing Co.<p>Stone Brewing Co. co-founder Greg Koch: “I didn’t build up something just to turn around and flip it and put a bunch of cash in my pocket and buy a bunch of expensive homes and airplanes. It’s not in my DNA.”<p>Is a company a craft beer brewer if it has breweries in multiple countries?<p>…

Craft Brewing

What Is Brettanomyces And What Is It Doing In My Beer?

Never Miss A Story:<p>3 minute Read<p>Here’s one science lesson worth the flop sweat and trembling limbs we used to get when we were asked to balance an …

Quiz: Craft Beer Or Roller Derby Girl?

If there are two fun, creative groups of folks in this country who just can’t turn away from a good pun, it’s small-time beer brewers and roller …

The Latest: Ukraine eliminated from Euro 2016

PARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer's European Championship (all times local):<p>___<p>10:57 p.m.<p>Ukraine has become the first team to be eliminated from the European Championship after the 0-0 draw between Germany and Poland.<p>Ukraine, which has zero points after two Group C matches, still has to play …

Ukraine

Trending taste: Beers brewed with salt

Springtime brews made with a pinch of salt are refreshing and perfect for hot weather. (Think salt on the rim of a margarita.)<b>Rising Tide</b> Gose<br>A …

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