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Tuesday 22 July 2014

Beer

Beefy beer brewed for pampered pups

Man’s best friend is the latest consumer to be swept into the craft beer boom with the launch of a beer aimed squarely at the canine market.

Monday, June 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Cider sector clarifies minimum price issue

The National Association of Cider Makers has warned the trade to be alert to differences in how various types of cider are affected by the UK government’s new ban on selling alcoholic drinks below cost.

Monday, June 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Vietnamese and Philippine troops share beer on disputed island

Troops from the Vietnamese and Philippine navies shared beer and food and played football on an island in the South China Sea claimed by China.

Monday, June 9th, 2014 No Comments »

German beer contaminated with plastic

Invading plastic particles have been identified in a number of German beers threatening the country’s historic beer purity laws.

Friday, June 6th, 2014 No Comments »

HK’s first brew pub leads pursuit of craft

Que Vinh Dang, the founder of Hong Kong’s first brew pub, Tipping Point, has said he wants to use the venue to promote the city’s emerging craft beer culture.

Friday, June 6th, 2014 1 Comment »

Plastic beer bag wins design award

A plastic, vacuum-sealed beer bag carrier held together with velcro has won the praise of judges at an international design competition.

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 2 Comments »

Man finds dead lizard in beer

A man was taken ill after almost swallowing a rotting lizard found floating in his beer.

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Godzilla owners sue brewery

The Japanese owners of the Godzilla franchise have forced a brewery in New Orleans to change the name of one of its beers after filing a lawsuit for copyright infringement.

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Big brewers face competition probe in Oz

Two of Australia’s biggest brewers are facing an investigation into whether they breached competition laws after claims they are aiming to shut out smaller brewers and monopolise the market.

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Underground beer cooler launched

A beer cooler that keeps beers cool outside by storing them underground has been launched by a Dutch firm.

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

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