News on beer
- When it comes to beer, politics is always on tap
- Sat, 25 Nov 2017 02:41:00 GMT - Brian Alberts is completing his Ph.D. in history at Purdue University, and researches 19th century German immigration to the Midwest through the lens of the brewing industry. The night before Americans celebrate Thanksgiving, millions of college students ...
- Budweiser sending barley to space in hopes of learning how to brew beer on Mars
- Fri, 24 Nov 2017 22:47:00 GMT - Budweiser wasn’t kidding about its plans to brew “the first beer on Mars.” After announcing its initiative at the South by Southwest conference in March, Budweiser is reportedly taking its next (small) steps toward accomplishing its out-of-this-world ...
- Mission to Mars: Budweiser Sending Barley to Red Planet to Make Outer Space Beer for Humans
- Sat, 25 Nov 2017 03:22:00 GMT - Although humans have yet to set foot on Mars, Budweiser is already planning what astronauts will drink when they eventually do. In March, the company announced its plans to be the Red Planet’s first brand of beer. Now, they’re taking their plan a step ...
- A local beer store wants you to unwrap a new brew each day until Christmas
- Fri, 24 Nov 2017 21:00:00 GMT - “Do you want to help wrap some bottles?’’ Kay Lorenz, owner of Braintree’s Craft Beer Cellar, says a couple weeks before Thanksgiving. For each of the last four years, Lorenz and staff (with help from her mother) have assembled beer-themed Advent ...
- Bonding over craft beer is a new Black Friday tradition
- Fri, 24 Nov 2017 20:42:00 GMT - Chris Paulos started Black Friday with bragging rights as the first in line for Lakefront Brewery's Black Friday beer sale. Paulos, who lives near the brewery at 1872 N. Commerce St., skipped Thanksgiving with his family in Chicago to get a spot in line at ...
- Forget TVs And Xboxes, These Black Friday Shoppers Camp Out For Beer
- Fri, 24 Nov 2017 16:17:00 GMT - Adam Callans is excited to spend Thanksgiving Day and night waiting in line at Binny’s Beverage Depot in Chicago, camped out among hundreds of fellow beer enthusiasts. They brave Chicago’s cold November weather huddled under blankets in tents for the ...
- Budweiser Wants to Be the First Beer on Mars
- Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:00:00 GMT - Earlier this year, Budweiser announced its plans to be the first beer on Mars. This week it took one giant step toward that goal with the announcement it plans to send and study barley, one of the key ingredients in beer, on the International Space Station.
- 8 great gift ideas for the beer lover in your life
- Fri, 24 Nov 2017 05:00:00 GMT - Holiday shopping for the craft beer fanatic in your life can be tougher than you think. Glassware seems obvious, but if you have been into craft beer long enough, you’re probably looking to purge rather than expand your collection. Gift cards are ...
- Four quarters of free beer sure cushions a shutout
- Fri, 24 Nov 2017 17:11:00 GMT - Would you actually cry in your beer if it was free? About 200 Packers fans took advantage when the Bavarian Bierhaus in Glendale, Wis., offered in-game suds on the house last Sunday until Green Bay scored. Alas, the Ravens won 23-0 — the first time the ...
- Woman wakes up to find stranger passed out at her kitchen table, drinking her 'good' beer
- Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:54:00 GMT - PORT RICHEY, Fla. - Crystal Cowle woke up from a nap Monday afternoon to an unexpected surprise. A burglar was asleep on the kitchen table in her New Port Richey, Florida home. "Scariest thing I've ever went through," Colwe said. "You don't expect that.