You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Sunday 24 May 2015

Beer

Top 10 beers in the world press

Featured in this week’s globe-spanning glance at the world of beer are pecan pies, philosophers and body salts.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Locals fight to save Duchess’s favourite pub

A pub that was once a favourite of the Duchess of Cambridge is facing closure, highlighting the continued plight of UK pubs.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

Blue Bombers bring back the ‘beer snake’

Fans of a Canadian football team will soon be able to resurrect the “beer snake” at home games after the practice was banned in 2010.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Brewery teases Champagne in ‘apology’ video

A UK brewery has issued a grovelling albeit tongue-in-cheek apology to the Champagne Bureau after releasing a “Champagne-style” sparkling beer.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Greene King buys Spirit Pub for £773m

Brewer and pub operator Greene King has agreed to fork-out £773.6 million to take over UK company Spirit Pub, making it the largest group in the country.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Aussie pilot pulls up for a pint

A pilot in Western Australia was being questioned by police today after he steered his propeller-driven plane down the street on his way to the local pub.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Beer truck smash sparks roadside party

Villagers “swarmed” on a truck and helped themselves to free beer after it overturned in a remote part of India, sparking an impromptu party.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Young shun booze as over 60s drink up

Today’s younger generation are increasingly choosing to drink less with the over 60s drinking twice as often, according to a recent poll.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Russia drags down AB InBev

Brewing giant AB InBev has seen global beer volumes slide by 2.7% in its third quarter, driven down by declines in Europe, especially Russia.

Friday, October 31st, 2014 1 Comment »

Civil service chief leaves post at SABMiller

The chief executive of the UK Civil Service will step down from his role at SABMiller after health professionals claimed it represented an “inexplicable and troubling” conflict of interest.

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 1 Comment »

Most Read

Top 10 wine brands 2015

7th April, 2015 by Gabriel Stone

Top 10 curious cocktail garnishes

27th March, 2015 by Lauren Eads

How to become a 'wine expert' in four hours

7th April, 2015 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 sexed-up alcohol adverts

9th March, 2015 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 architectural wonders of the wine world

14th April, 2015 by Lauren Eads

10 Paso Robles wineries to watch

5th March, 2015 by Roger Morris

Top 10 vodka brands

30th March, 2015 by Lauren Eads

8 things you should know about Prosecco

31st March, 2015 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 erotic wine labels

2nd March, 2015 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 underrated white varieties

18th March, 2015 by Gabriel Stone