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Friday 19 September 2014

Beer

Smuggler claims beer stash was for own use

A suspected smuggler who was caught with 250 litres of alcohol and 3,400 litres of beer claimed his cargo was for his personal consumption.

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Men fear ridicule over ordering wine

British men enjoy drinking wine at home but avoid ordering it in a pub in case their friends make fun of them, a recent survey has claimed.

Thursday, May 1st, 2014 1 Comment »

Football fan banned over can of beer

A Manchester United football fan was banned indefinitely from its grounds after he was caught with an unopened can of beer in his bag.

Thursday, May 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Beer giant Lion buys NZ wine estate

Lion New Zealand has purchased the Morton Estate wine brand, including its Stone Creek vineyard, strengthening its expanding wine portfolio.

Thursday, May 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Wet weather blamed for drop in UK beer sales

Beer sales in the UK dropped by 3.1% in the first quarter of 2014 with a late Easter break and soggy weather blamed for weak sales.

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 No Comments »

SABMiller partner in corruption probe

The chairman of SABMiller’s joint venture partner in China has been “detained” as the country’s on-going crackdown on corruption continues.

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Children treated for drug and alcohol abuse

Children as young as four are being referred to specialist drug and alcohol treatment services in the UK, according to figures revealed by a freedom of information request.

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Top beers in the world media

Will Hawkes explores the world of smoked beers, a category opening up in the UK, while Jan Zeschky picks a “supremely drinkable” pale ale from Canada.

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Brewer fined $20k over ‘deceptive’ label

An Australian brewer has been fined $20k for misleading customers about the origin of a new lager brewed 600km from where it claimed it was made.

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 No Comments »

San Miguel takes control of Indian brewery

Mahou San Miguel, Spain’s leading brewer, has acquired India’s Arian Breweries & Distilleries Ltd – its first subsidiary outside of Spain.

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 No Comments »

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