A teacher’s job application was rejected point blank due to the “alcoholism nature” of her “kind”, referring to the woman’s Irish heritage.
The US arm of the world’s largest brewer has acquired another American craft brewery in its latest bid to tap into this fast-growing industry.
Palestine’s only brewer, Taybeh, is to open a boutique hotel and winery early next year in a bid to boost tourism in the area.
The world’s largest brewer AB InBev is to release a Tequila-flavoured beer in the US, tapping into young consumers’ increasing interest in the spirit.
London brewery Meantime has released a beer made with hops grown on the banks of the river Thames.
Featured in this week’s globe-spanning glance at the world of beer are pecan pies, philosophers and body salts.
A pub that was once a favourite of the Duchess of Cambridge is facing closure, highlighting the continued plight of UK pubs.
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.
A UK brewery has issued a grovelling albeit tongue-in-cheek apology to the Champagne Bureau after releasing a “Champagne-style” sparkling beer.
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.
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