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Thursday 28 August 2014

Beer

Brahma launches World Cup beer grown on pitch

Anheuser-Busch InBev is to launch a limited edition of its popular Brahma beer made from barley grown on a football pitch where Brazil’s World Cup teams have trained for decades.

Monday, February 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Obama honours Sochi beer bet

President Obama has upheld a beer bet with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper after the US men and women’s hockey teams lost to Canada.

Monday, February 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Neknomination craze not reflective of alcohol industry

Many of you by now will have heard of Neknominate, probably preceded by a bow wave of growing social outrage.

Monday, February 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Obama loses Olympic hockey beer bet

President Obama is one case of beer worse off this morning after losing a friendly wager with the Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper.

Friday, February 21st, 2014 1 Comment »

SABMiller developing ‘fruity’ beer range

SABMiller is developing a range of flavoured beers to pull back the market from wine and spirits drinkers and head off competition.

Thursday, February 20th, 2014 1 Comment »

Alcoholics taught to brew beer to ‘stop them drinking mouthwash’

A drug centre in Canada is teaching alcoholics how to brew their own beer to stop them from drinking “rubbish” alternatives such as hand sanitizer and mouthwash.

Thursday, February 20th, 2014 No Comments »

BrewDog launches ‘ID only’ BrewBurger

Scottish craft brewers BrewDog have teamed up with UK restaurant chain Honest Burger to create the “BrewBurger” – a burger infused with enough craft beer it requires ID.

Thursday, February 20th, 2014 1 Comment »

Looters pounce on stricken beer truck

A Heineken truck carrying hundreds of crates of beer was cleaned out “within minutes” by passing looters after it crashed in South Africa.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Chase to make Hereford whisky

Herford-based vodka and gin distillery Chase is looking to release a whisky onto the market.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 1 Comment »

Civil War ghost caught on pub CCTV

A ghostly figure, reputedly the spirit of an executed man, has apparently been captured on CCTV at one of the UK’s oldest pubs – just before the camera blacked out.

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 No Comments »

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