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Thursday 30 October 2014

Beer

‘Drunk’ man fends off croc with eye poke

An inebriated Australian fought off a death-rolling crocodile by poking it in the eye – a feat that could have come straight out of a Crocodile Dundee film.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Beer flavonoid could boost brain power

A rare compound found only in hops could improve cognitive function and slow down memory degradation, a recent study has discovered.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 1 Comment »

CAMRA appoints Tim Page as chief executive

The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) has announced Tim Page as its new chief executive.

Monday, September 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Tories toast political beer range

Conservative Party members have been bonding at their annual party conference by drinking a range of politically-themed beers.

Monday, September 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Alcohol-free club night opens in Sweden

A club at which guests are breathalysed on the door and where no alcoholic beverages are sold has launched in Stockholm.

Friday, September 26th, 2014 3 Comments »

The week in pictures

This week saw db dine at a restaurant with no chef, indulge in an edible cinematic feast and sample the latest release from whisky maker Glenfarclas.

Friday, September 26th, 2014 No Comments »

Alcohol can lower risk of heart attack

Moderate alcohol consumption, as part of a healthy lifestyle, could help prevent four out of five heart attacks in men, according to a recent study.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Kiss Cam’ couple drench each other in beer

A couple at a Dodgers versus Giants game decided not to go for the public smooch when caught on the stadium “Kiss Cam”.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Gym-goers drink more

A new US study has found a link between the days we exercise and how much we drink.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 No Comments »

Pabst sold for $700m to Russian company

A Russian beverage company has bought America’s Pabst Brewing Company for a reported US$700 million.

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 No Comments »

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