Beer News

Holiday Christmas Beers
Holiday Christmas Beers

They may be called many different things including, holiday beer, Christmas beer, winter warmers or spice beers. Whatever you call them, it's that time.

A drunken chicken is a good chicken!
A drunken chicken is a good chicken!

Drunken Chicken, Beer Can Chicken, Beer Butt Chicken: there are many names for it. But only one mandatory ingredient: beer.

Canned beer has had a bad rap in the past: considered declasse for one thing. But beer in cans does have some redeeming features - and not just the fact you can cook beer can chicken with them. Sunlight, which can damage flavor, is not able to permeate the can, so the intended taste remains. As well, canning beer prevents excess air from being trapped inside, which can also affect taste.

Beer made from root vegetables?
Beer made from root vegetables?

Many beer drinkers don't realize that beer can be made from more than grains. In fact, the first Europeans that settled in the United States were known to use pumpkins, spruce and other plants to make their beer (just think root beer). They used them not only for flavor, but as major components of the beer.

Stupid things to do when drunk - Vol 1
Edward-Christopher-Sinsky-DUI

From the stupid things you do when you drink beer department.

This future Darwin award candidate hasn't figured out that when you crash your car drunk, you should probably leave the brews in the car, or at least hide them.

From the WUSA9.com website in Maryland, this is the full story of a moron. It does make for a good news story though.

Vacation at a craft beer festival
Vacation at a craft beer festival

The dog days of August bring heat, mugginess, and lazy afternoons by the pool, and is the perfect time to celebrate craft beers with festivals taking place all over the U.S. and Canada.

Craft beers are becoming the new "wines", as different varieties with different palates are created, and beer and food pairings are expanding to beyond pizza and wings. The growing number of craft beer festivals reflects that change.

Nueva tendencia: sommeliers de cerveza
New trend: beer sommeliers

Para muchas personas, la cerveza es su bebida de escogencia, para las barbacoas en los jardines y eventos deportivos, y es sinónimo de casual, hasta de entretenimiento poco sofisticado. Pero actualmente el paradigma ha cambiado y la cerveza se ha hecho más y más chic, al tiempo que el hacer cerveza es más refinado.

Una corta historia de la cerveza
Una corta historia de la cerveza

El hombre no puede vivir sólo de pan - y por eso él creó la cerveza!

 

Como las jarras de cerveza obtuvieron su tapa
Como las jarras de cerveza obtuvieron su tapa

Las jarras de cerveza han sido consideradas por largo tiempo coleccionables por muchos entusiastas alrededor del mundo, pero sus orígenes tienen más que ver con la simple sobrevivencia que con decoración.

What is Beer
What is Beer

By Jon Griffin