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Friday 9 October 2015


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 »

Arctic ale from 1875 found in garage

A bottle of 1875 vintage ale packed for a British Arctic Expedition to the North Pole is to go under the hammer.

Thursday, May 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Unfortunately placed beer and sausage ad mocked

An eye-catching billboard advertising a Costa Rican beer brand has caught the attention of drivers, but not for the right reasons.

Thursday, May 28th, 2015 2 Comments »

Man charged £223k for six craft beers

A man was charged £223,000 for six bottles of beer instead of £22.30 – a cautionary tale reminding us all to check the bill before punching in our pin.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 8 drinks faux pas

Sidestepping this collection of drinks-related missteps might be second nature to many, but crimes against the world of drinks are still rife.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Thai beer sales slow as fizz goes out of consumer spending

Thailand’s high household debt spells disaster for the beer industry as drinkers cut consumption despite heavy investment from some breweries, reports The Nation.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 No Comments »

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 »

Quadraplegic lifts first beer in 13 years

A man paralysed for more than a decade has lifted his first beer in 13 years by controlling a robotic arm with the power of his mind.

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Young landlords lead UK pub growth

The UK pub industry looks like it could have a new lease of life, as research has shown that nearly half of the country’s bars have been opened in the last three years.

Friday, May 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

London Fields brewer ‘regrets’ cocaine dealing

The ex-convict owner of hip London brewery London Fields has said he regrets his role in a cocaine supply network and vows to pay his £3.2m debt.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 No Comments »

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