This is the Useful History of Beer by Type

It wasn’t long ago that beer fell into the “simple staple” category in the United States, much like Wonder Bread, Campbell’s soup and Oscar Meyer meats. [Read more…]

New Game of Thrones beer announced

The next Game of Thrones beer by Brewery Ommegang has been slated for release next spring. [Read more…]

The World’s Most Northern Brewery Will Open Just 817 Miles from the North Pole

Craft beer is traveling to places many people would never venture to. Later this year, a brewery is set to open in Longyearbyen, a small town located on Norway’s Spitsbergen Island deep in the Arctic Circle and the world’s most northern town with year-round residents. [Read more…]

How to Open Five Beers at the Same Time

Here’s a funny one that’s sure to kick off your next party with a bang, providing you can pull it off. [Read more…]

In The Future Beer Bottles Will Be Made Of Wood

Last month Carlsberg announced its green packaging initiative both at the World Economic Forum and—where else?—on Instagram. [Read more…]

7 Underrated Styles Beer Lovers Should Get to Drinking

In the world of beer, macro-brewed American light lagers still dominate the market, but craft breweries are quickly gobbling up (or chugging down) market share with the bold flavors of hop-heavy IPAs; dark, chewy stouts; complex [Read more…]

Guinness launches luxury $35 beer!

Guinness has released an “ultra-premium beer” brewed with both beer and whisky malt, made to be served in stemless CHAMPAGNE FLUTES. [Read more…]

Cheers To Pantone-Themed Beer!

Beer is a great invention in and of itself so it’s hard to imagine how it can get any better. Thus, we were astonished when the folks at Spanish agency Txaber upped the ante with creative packaging pairing beer with its corresponding Pantone color. [Read more…]

7 Bizarre Beer Laws You Won’t Believe Are on the Books

Earlier this summer, the Missouri legislature approved a law allowing the sale of single 12-ounce bottles of beer in the state. Despite bigger bottles being legal for individual purchase, the traditional 12-ounce size had to be sold in packs of at least three. [Read more…]

Science Says Marinating Meat with Beer Can Reduce Your Cancer Risk

There’s nothing better than a cold one and some hot steaks on the grill. What’s not so fun is having Debbie downer tell you about all the carcinogens you’re inserting into your food along with the smoky, meaty flavor. Now you have a shot back. Turns out that pouring beer on your meat before grilling it makes it less likely to form carcinogens in the first place. [Read more…]