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Friday 29 May 2015

US

Brewery cans fresh water for flood victims

Anheuser-Busch has temporarily halted production of beer and is instead canning fresh water to help the victims of recent severe storms and flooding in Oklahoma and Texas.

Friday, May 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Man arrested over drunken sea bass catch

As far as drunken antics go, getting arrested for illegally catching 122 sea bass is not exactly your typical night out.

Thursday, May 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Gallo bolsters premium holdings

E&J Gallo has further strengthened its premium portfolio with the acquisition of two vineyard sites in Napa Valley.

Thursday, May 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Moderate drinking harmful in later life

Drinking two or more alcoholic beverages daily may damage the heart of elderly people, according to research in an American Heart Association journal.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

Brewery to release ‘Wu Tang Clan’ beer

A US brewery is to release a Wu Tang Clan-aged ale having played the the rap group’s music on repeat next to the barrel for the past six months.

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Lawsuit filed after fatal distillery blast

The owner of a distillery is suing a still-maker after one of its employees was killed in a catastrophic explosion.

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Beer secret to a long life, says 110-year-old

A 110-year-old man, thought to be the oldest living person in the US, says drinking a can of beer everyday is the secret to living a long life.

Friday, May 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Police warn drunk people to ‘not chase bears’

A US police department felt compelled to warn people not to chase bears when under the influence, after arresting a man for doing just that.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 3 Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

This week US wine writers got their tastebuds around a “big boy” Zin, a “novelty” Gamay and a “gorgeously complex and oceanic” Manzanilla Sherry.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 No Comments »

HDH hails ‘remarkable’ results

Chicago-based fine wine auctioneer, Hart Davis Hart, saw its latest sale achieve a “remarkable” US$6.2 million.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 No Comments »

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