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Tuesday 5 May 2015

Beer

Bud Light sorry for ‘rapey’ beer slogan

Bud Light has apologised after a slogan printed on hundreds of its bottles was lambasted for being “rapey” and encouraging irresponsible alcohol consumption.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 1 Comment »

Drunk woman bites policeman in China

A 29-year-old woman has been prosecuted for biting a chunk out of a policeman’s hand during a drunken night out.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Surprising celebrity craft brewers

Having achieved phenomenal growth in recent years, it’s no surprise that the craft beer scene has attracted its fair share of celebrity endorsements.

Monday, April 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

10 richest people in the UK drinks trade

As The Sunday Times Rich List 2015 reveals the wealthiest individuals in the UK and Ireland, find out who’s managed to build their fortune from the drinks trade.

Monday, April 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

Should young celebrities be banned from booze ads?

Young celebrities in South Korea could be banned from appearing in alcohol advertisements in bid to discourage alcohol consumption.

Monday, April 27th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures

This week saw db host its annual Green Awards at London’s swanky Club at The Ivy, and partake in a whistle stop tour of the breathtaking Douro Valley.

Friday, April 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Cobra founder strikes ahead of UK election

Lord Karan Bilimoria, the crossbench peer and founder of Cobra beer, has hit out at the two main UK political parties ahead of the country’s general election.

Friday, April 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Cruise line offers free booze on board

Passengers on board a Miami-based Norwegian Cruise Line ship will benefit from free beer, wine and premium spirits from next year.

Friday, April 24th, 2015 No Comments »

America’s heaviest drinking counties mapped

More US adults than ever are considered heavy or binge drinkers with women driving a rise in consumption, a county-level study on alcohol habits in the US has revealed.

Friday, April 24th, 2015 3 Comments »

Tea bag turns cheap lager into craft brew

A ‘teabag’ containing a blend of hops, fruit peels, and natural flavours promises to transform an ordinary pint, allowing you to customise and boost its flavour.

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 1 Comment »

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