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Drinktec 2013 Beer Convention a Success Drinktec 2013 Beer Convention a Success

Drinktec 2013, the “World’s Leading Trade Fair for the Beverage and Liquid Food Industry”, which kicked off on September 16th in Munich at the Messe München exhibition center, has been touted as a success, according to exhibition director Petra Westphal. …

Guinness’ New Ad Will Hit You Right in the Feels

In what amounts to one of the best ads you’re likely to see this month, Guinness makes a beer commercial with a heart. “Dedication, loyalty, friendship,” says the ad’s voiceover. “The choices we make reveal the true nature of our …

Australian Researchers Create Hydrating Beer

Australian researchers at Griffith University’s Health Institute in Queensland have synthesized a better-hydrating beer by adding electrolytes, compounds commonly found in sports drinks. The goal was to create a beverage that is more refreshing, while possibly reducing the hangover symptoms …

Order a Beer in 59 Languages with the Pivo App Order a Beer in 59 Languages with the Pivo App

Wherever your worldly travels take you, there’s a pretty good chance that they will lead you into a bar. If not, I don’t really know what kind of traveling you’re doing – but it’s not very fun. And next to …

Beer Contest Winner Drinks 1.6 Gallons in 20 Minutes, Dies

A beer drinking contest in Spain’s Murcia region ended in tragedy this week when the contest winner, Joaquin Alcaraz Garcia, died of cardiac arrest. The rules of the contest were simple: Consume as many 1-liter glasses of beer as possible …

Ten Cent Beer Night: Famous Riot Remembered On 39th Anniversary

Does ten cent beer night ring a bell to you? It should if you’re a baseball fan, or over the age of 45. Today is the 39th anniversary of one of the worst riots in baseball history – Ten Cent …

Wife Douses Husband With Beer At Cubs Game

What happens when you accidentally spill your beer on your wife while trying to protect her from a wayward ball to the face? If you’re one man, you get a drink dumped on you. A woman was caught on camera …

Hummingbird Feeders You Can Make If You’re A Drinker

Word is that a lot of people are currently looking for Hummingbird feeders. ‘Tis the season. According to Yahoo search data, queries for “hummingbird feeders” have spiked over 400% on Yahoo this week. Searches for bird feeders in general have …

Dad Recreates Old Baby Photo With Grown-Up Son And A Bottle Of Beer
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One of the biggest hits on reddit today is titled “‘Before and after’ pic done right”. (image) It seems to be inspiring the community. The top comment from user euphwes says, “This is actually pretty clever. My daughter is on …

Budweiser Wants You to Drink Out of a Bowtie-Shaped Can
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Budweiser is looking to celebrate its iconic logo with a new can design this Spring. The Anheuser-Busch brand will unveil a new bowtie-shaped can on May 6th. The can, will be a few drop short of the full 12-ounce can …

‘Bitter Brew’ Author William Knoedelseder Talks At Google ‘Bitter Brew’ Author William Knoedelseder Talks At Google

Google regularly hosts authors for “At Google Talks”. Earlier this month, William Knoedelseder, author of “Bitter Brew: The Rise and Fall of Anheuser Busch and America’s Kings of Beer” visited Google LA to talk about the book. Google has now …

7 Die in Brewery Accident in Mexico City

Reuters is reporting that seven people have died in a brewery accident in Mexico City. Beer company Grupo Modelo stated that seven workers were killed in an accident involving a tank that was being cleaned and receiving maintenance. The details …

Now Even Beer Ads Are Making Fun of Apple Fanboys Now Even Beer Ads Are Making Fun of Apple Fanboys

Well, cider ads to be more precise. Less apps, more apples. That’s the tagline for Somersby Cider, the new cider brand from Carlsberg, who just released the beverage’s first U.K. advert. In it, fans eagerly await the opening of a …

Timberlake Adds Beer Executive To List Of Titles Timberlake Adds Beer Executive To List Of Titles

Justin Timberlake can add Beer Executive to his list of titles, which also include: Singer, Musician, Actor, Investor, and Entrepreneur. Actually, the real title is Creative Director, as Anheuser-Busch has appointed him as such for its Bud Light Platinum brand. …

You Should Be Drinking Your IPAs Out of This Glass

If you’re a beer-lover who thinks that it’s important to drink certain styles of beer in certain styles of glasses, this new product from two major American breweries may interest you. Purveyors of tasty brews Dogfish Head Brewery and Sierra …

Beer Monopoly Merger Blocked by U.S.
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The U.S. Justice Department this week filed a civil antitrust lawsuit against Anheuser-Busch Inbev’s (ABI) acquisition of Grupo Modelo. ABI is the maker of the best-selling beer in the U.S., Bud Light. Modelo sells the best-selling import beer in the …

Game of Thrones Beer: Winter (Ale) Is Coming

A blonde ale, really. But the news is nevertheless exciting: you’re going to be able to enjoy a beer specifically designed for the hit HBO series on the night it returns to primetime. Awesome. That beer will be called Iron …

Beer (Lots of It) May Help You Stave Off Colds
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Good news, everyone: next time you drink a case of beer and awaken in your front yard, smelling of strip clubs and Taco Bell, you can just tell everyone that you did it for your health. Researchers at Sapporo Medical …

Watch Will Ferrell’s New Swedish Old Milwaukee Ad (Warning: Dubstep)

Will Ferrel has been independently slinging Old Milwaukee beer for close to a year now. The ads, which Ferrell dreamt up himself, first appeared in select markets in the Midwest. Now, he’s taken the campaign to Sweden. In the following …

This Beer Can Keyboard Is Your Tempting Technology of the Day This Beer Can Keyboard Is Your Tempting Technology of the Day
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Next time you pen a blubbering, pathetic, baseless Facebook message or email to your ex, you could legitimately say that it was the beer that did it. Blame it on the alcohol – because if you had this Arduino-powered device, …

Australia Really Knows How to Make Beer Ads [VIDEO]
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Carlton & United Beverages is an Australian brewery that produces Carlton Draught, a popular 4.6% abv pale lager. They also produce freaking amazing commercials for said beer. The premise is simple. Four mates stop in to a local pub for …