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Tuesday 2 September 2014

Beer

US brewery evacuated after explosion

The Lion Brewery in Pennsylvania was evacuated on Wednesday after an explosion, caused by an ammonia leak, hospitalised one individual.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Will wackiness spark Bud Light’s turnaround?

No brand needs a sales punch more than America’s #1 beer. Bud Light’s numbers have been heading in a southerly direction for some time.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Yorkshire beer named best in Britain

A Yorkshire bitter has been named the best beer in Britain at The Great British Beer Festival in London.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 No Comments »

UK on-trade bounces back

New data paints a positive picture of the UK on-trade, pointing to sustained growth over the last 16 consecutive months.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 No Comments »

Minister suggests charging drunk patients

Charging drunk patients for treatment at hospitals’ A&E departments could prevent the service from being abused, according to one health minister.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Lagers all taste the same, research finds

Research into beer drinkers’ taste preferences for some of the world’s biggest selling lagers has resulted in an interesting conclusion — people can’t tell the difference between them.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 2 Comments »

Top 10 beers in the world press

Toasted oak, Greek mythology and a brewer begging Winston to chill are all featured in this week’s top 10 beers in the world press.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Beers based on Tolkien’s Hobbit launched

JRR Tolkien’s fantasy novel The Hobbit is to become the basis for a new range of beers set to be released in the US this month.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 No Comments »

UK pub closures climb to 31 per week

CAMRA is urging the UK Government to close a legal loophole allowing pubs to be converted into supermarkets without planning permission, as the rate of closures rises to 31 per week.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 No Comments »

New app helps track alcohol intake

Drinkaware has launched a smartphone app designed to help people monitor their alcohol consumption and set goals to cut back if necessary.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 No Comments »

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