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Wednesday 2 September 2015

Beer

Top 10 new craft beer releases

We round up some of the most interesting craft beer releases announced in recent weeks, including a pair of breakfast-themed brews and an homage to Game of Thrones.

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Cannabis-infused beer launched in US

The “world’s first” high-strength cannabis-infused beer will launch in the US this autumn, following the drug’s legalisation in the state of Colorado.

Friday, August 21st, 2015 2 Comments »

The week in pictures

As the harvest kicks off at JP Ramos’ Falua Vineyards in Portugal, db samples a liver-cleansing milk thistle gin and the Great British Beer Festival signs off on its 38th year.

Friday, August 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Bedlam rides high on craft beer wave

One of the UK’s many young craft breweries has launched its first kegged offering in the form of a German-style Pilsner as it embarks on an ambitious expansion drive.

Friday, August 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Innis & Gunn reaches investment target

Scottish brewer Innis & Gunn has reached its £3 million “BeerBond” investment target to help build a new brewery.

Thursday, August 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Kirin buys $560m stake in Myanmar Brewery

Japan’s Kirin Holdings has taken control of Myanmar Brewery, Burma’s largest brewery, in a deal worth US$560 million.

Thursday, August 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Asda sales see record slide

Asda has become the latest victim of the UK supermarket price war and rise of the discounters, posting its worst ever quarterly sales fall.

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 marketing campaigns

Summer sporting tie-ups seem to be dominating the world of drinks marketing lately, with sponsorships ranging from horse racing to the Rugby World Cup.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Thieves steal 1,000 beer bottle caps

Police are appealing for witnesses after a strange theft saw over 1,000 beer bottle caps stolen, but the beer in the bottles had been left untouched.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

UK beer trademarks up by 12% in a year

The number of beer-related trademarks being registered in the UK has jumped by 12% in the last year alone, evidence of the seemingly unstoppable rise of craft beer.

Monday, August 17th, 2015 No Comments »

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