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Monday 30 March 2015


Brewer to open distillery in Dublin church

A brewer from Kentucky is to open a distillery in an early 18th century church on James Street a stone’s throw from the Guinness Storehouse.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

Baby ‘beer’ bottle on sale

A novelty baby bottle that looks like a bottle of beer is available in the US, hot on the heels of a strap-on flask made to look like a newborn baby.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Four key beer trends for 2015

Has the craft beer boom reached its peak? Will “speers” be the next big thing in beer, and have non-alcohol beers finally lost their stigma?

Friday, February 27th, 2015 No Comments »

How to make an ad as effective as Budweiser’s

We might have been forgiven for thinking the world’s largest brewer just didn’t understand how advertising works – until SuperBowl XLIX demonstrated otherwise.

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 4 Comments »

BrewDog sticks two fingers up to gluten

Scottish craft brewer BrewDog has launched its first gluten free beer, encouraging fans to order a bottle by sticking two fingers up to its bar staff.

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

One Direction ousts beer and cider festival

One Direction has forced the Campaign for Real Ale to cancel its annual beer and cider festival in Wales after booking a last minute gig on the same day in Cardiff.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Irish craft beers you should be drinking

Craft beer in Ireland has taken off with the industry tripling in size since 2011.

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

One thousand pubs saved by beer tax cuts

CAMRA has strengthened its calls for a beer tax cut “hat-trick” as new research reveals that more than 1,000 pubs have been saved by two previous cuts.

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Starbucks to serve alcohol at UK outlets

Starbucks has launched its “evenings” programme in the UK, which will see the coffee chain offer a range of wine and craft beers to customers after 4pm.

Friday, February 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Top beers in the world press

This week’s beer review roundup features a Valentine’s day treat, interesting infusions and a “killer penguin” that certainly packs a punch.

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 No Comments »

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