Craft Beer

Beavertown’s Heineken deal: How the industry reacted

Businesses are "f*cking gutted" about what Heineken's investment in Beavertown could mean for the independent beer industry, but not everyone is outraged...

South African craft brewery apologises for ‘Filthy Brunette’ and ‘Easy Blonde’ beers

A South African craft brewery which makes beers called Filthy Brunette and Easy Blonde has apologised for its "sexist" marketing.

Beavertown confirms £40 million stake sale to Heineken

North London brewer Beavertown has confirmed it sold a minority stake of its business to Heineken for £40 million after months of acquisition rumours.

Tap Tales: Costa Nikias, La Sirène Brewing

Co-founder of Melbourne-based La Sirène Brewing and former winemaker, Costa Nikias, recalls why he chose to move into beer, why he admires the work of New Belgium Brewing and how he often gets caught listening to Miles Davis in the barrel room.

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