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Thursday 27 November 2014

Beer

Watered-down beer sold to Seattle fans?

Fans of the Seattle Seahawks and Sounders could be paying for beer that has been watered down according to an investigation by a local news station.

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 No Comments »

U2 send sober Slash beer stash

It seems that U2’s scuppered generosity of late is continuing, as they this week sent guitarist and recovering alcoholic Slash a case of beer.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Tesco appoints new wine buyer

Supermarket giant Tesco has added a new wine buyer to its team as its director for beers, wines and spirits, Dan Jago, remains suspended.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Couple tip waiter $1,500 and 48 beers

A waiter was left dumbfounded after he was tipped $1,500 by a couple, who also bought a $240 round of beers for the restaurant’s entire staff.

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 new products

This month’s top releases include a glow-in-the-dark Chablis, an eight-hop Victorian ale and a Very Old Tawny Port, not to mention a cream soda Babycham.

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 No Comments »

African King bemused by teetotal Indians

A Ghanian tribal monarch has told reporters in the dry Indian state of Gujarat “how odd it is” that locals there cannot drink alcohol.

Monday, November 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Top five World War One drinks

As this week marks the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One, here we assemble five famous drinks associated with the conflict.

Monday, November 10th, 2014 1 Comment »

Fuller’s offers to fill up punters’ pints

British beer producer Fuller’s is offering to top-up tweeters’ empty pints as it launches a new social media campaign.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 most expensive beer countries

While it may not factor heavily in someone’s decision to visit a country, once there, it can prove a bit of a bore to pay an arm and a leg for a beer.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 1 Comment »

UK trade narrowly misses label target

The UK drinks trade has delivered on a promise to improve health labelling of alcohol, but missed its overall target by a mere 0.7%.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

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