Finally, A Pet That's Actually Useful

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Comedy

Pets are great when you fancy a cuddle or want a bit of unwavering companionship, but they don't really have many real world applications. Until now. ...

Why BrewDog's 'transgender beer' totally misses the point

Claudia Canavan | Posted 08.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Claudia Canavan

It sounds pretty sound. Until you realise that the whole palaver is a strange sort of amends to the community, for pissing a lot of people off with their previous crowdfunding campaign, which was accused of making light of the plight of trans women and homeless people earlier this year.

Bitterness is Good

Jane Peyton | Posted 03.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Peyton

Bitter is a term often used as a pejorative. People can be described as bitter and twisted, an unpleasant task leaves a bitter taste in the mouth, something disagreeable can be a bitter pill to swallow. Well it's time to banish the negative connotations of the word 'bitter'.

And The Best 'Real Drinking Pub' In The UK Is...

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A 16th century "real drinking pub" has been named the best in the UK and Ireland by the prestigious Michelin guide, PA reports. The Butchers Arms i...

Stop Everything. There's A Craft Beer Advent Calendar

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Move over gin advent calendar, there's another booze-filled rival in town. Ladies and gents, can we get a "woop" for the craft beer advent calenda...

When in Belgium, Drink the Beer

Ellis Shuman | Posted 30.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Ellis Shuman

There is much that makes a visit to Belgium an incredible experience. In addition to the role Brussels plays hosting the headquarters of the European Union, the city attracts tourists from all over the world.

Check Out These Guys Performing 'Just Can't Wait To Be King' From 'The Lion King' With Just Beer Bottles

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Just when you thought their were no new ways to cover songs, The Bottle Boys have come up with a unique version of 'I Just Can't Wait To Be King' from...

Ten Brilliant European Brewery Tours | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Oktoberfest is currently in full-swing, with hordes of people donning their lederhosen and dirndls and flocking to Munich to celebrate its 205th year. From centuries-old traditional breweries to modern, multimedia "experiences", we have selected ten of the best brewery tours around Europe in honour of this world-famous folk festival's dedication to beer.

You Realise You're Getting Old When You Find Yourself Knocking Back Rennie at a Gig

Alfie Evers | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK Comedy
Alfie Evers

I take another glance at the unwarranted queue at the bar and breathe a heavy sigh at the thought of queuing twenty minutes for a bog standard lager served in a plastic cup. And then, it happens. I reach into my pocket and remove the packet of fruit flavoured ant-acid tablets.

The Truth Behind Women in Beer

Annabel Smith | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK
Annabel Smith

Let's do a bit of word association here. When I say the word 'beer', close your eyes and what immediately springs to mind? Let me have a guess. Pint g...

Clever Dog Retrieving Beer For His Owner Proves Why Canines Are Man's Best Friend

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.09.2015 | UK Comedy

In case you ever needed more proof that dogs are awesome, one owner has trained his clever black labrador to fetch beer from the fridge and bring it t...

Here's Why Nanobreweries With Tiny Beer Are The Latest Hipster Trend

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Comedy

Didn't think your beer snob friends could become any more irritating? Well, think again! You're all up to date on the world of microbreweries, but...

What's Filling Your Pint? From Picking Hops to First Sip, The Brewing Process Explained

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Bee | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Cracking a beer can is easy, but there’s a whole lot of science, craftsmanship and patience that goes into every pint. With the runaway populari...

Beer Butt Chicken - A New Kind Of Roast

The Huffington Post UK | Jo Carrigan | Posted 20.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Stuffing a chicken with a beer can might not be the first thing that springs to mind for a fun weekends activity – granted, it’s not your typical ...

Beers You Should Be Pairing With Your Food

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Bee | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

You could be forgiven for having a chuckle at the idea of choosing a particular beer to go with your meal. After all, doesn’t a nice beer go with ev...

Win A Luxury Weekend In Strasbourg, The Home Of Kronenbourg 1664

The Huffington Post UK | Jo Carrigan | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Heineken - the UK’s leading beer and cider business - has revealed the outcome of its #LeBigSwim challenge with Eric Cantona, which aimed to dem...

Style, Substance and Taste – Swimming The Channel With Cantona and Kronenbourg 1664

The Huffington Post UK | Jo Carrigan | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When Eric Cantona announced his intention to swim the English Channel to prove his love for Kronenbourg 1664, there was no doubt many a naysayer who q...

Battle of the Bottle: Why Beer is The Best Libation With Food

Jane Peyton | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Peyton

No other libation has the versatility of beer. There is a beer in every taste - sweet, bitter, sour, umami and there are even salty beers (a German style called Gose). And where do I begin with the flavours and aromas in beer?

Roskilde Festival To Recycle P*ss Into Beer (Yack)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There's environmentally friendly and then there's bat shit crazy - and this latest scheme from organisers at Roskilde festival leans towards the latte...

This Video Proves Dogs Truly Are Man's Best Friend

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Comedy

As if we needed more proof that dogs are amazing, here's a few examples of how wonderful they can be. These pups have been taught to fetch beer for th...

Naked People Try Craft Beer For The First Time

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Comedy

We don't know why, but this video of naked people trying craft beer for the first time is really mesmerising. You can tell some of them are really ...

This Socially Responsible Beer Brand Is In The Running To Win A Share Of $1M In Funding From Chivas

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK

Back in October 2014, Chivas launched a competition to find the UK's most inspirational social enterprise. And who came out on top in the UK? Two F...

Worrying Discovery Could Let You 'Brew' Heroin Using A Beer-Making Kit

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Tech

Scientists have just taken home-brewed beers to a worrying new level: home-brewed morphine. No, they haven't discovered how to numb your physical p...

You Can Actually Make Cocktails From Guinness (And They Taste Really Good)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When some people think of Guinness they think of trying it once, hating it and never looking back. But the folks over at the Dublin brewery are so kee...

A Day in the Life of a Non-Drinker

Daniel Johnson | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Comedy
Daniel Johnson

The notion that I need a particular type of liquid to unwind is an unusual concept. For a non-drinker, relaxation can be achieved through numerous other means. For example, one of my favourite ways to unwind is simply to sit down. This is achievable regardless of what I drink.