Beer

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.

Someone At Budweiser Thought This 'Rapey' Beer Slogan Would Be OK

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The American beer company behind Bud Light has apologised after a new slogan prompted outrage online. The tagline on their bottles read "the perfec...

How To Open A Bottle Using A Piece Of Paper

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There's nothing worse than gasping for a bottle of soda or beer and finding you don't have a bottle opener. Unless you're one of those stupid daredevi...

Is This The Best Poster Ever? (Answer: Yes, Yes It Is)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A big, green ominous-looking poster has cropped up on Brick Lane, Shoreditch. But this isn't just any poster. This is a billboard, sat (rather aptl...

Feminist Beer- The New Beverage That Doesn't Objectify Women

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When women appear in beer adverts, they tend to either be wearing bikinis and playing volleyball on a beach or winking seductively at a man across a b...

London's 5 Best Craft Beer Breweries

The Huffington Post UK | James Beeson | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Once upon a time, the beer scene in London was nothing short of diabolical. Back in the 1970's, the chances of finding a locally produced brew in the ...

How To Open A Beer Bottle With A Piece Of Paper

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education

How to open a beer bottle with a piece of paper is the only life hack you actually need to know. Forget cracking bottles open on your teeth, or ta...

Why the Government Needs to Support our Beer Industry

David Forde | Posted 10.05.2015 | UK Politics
David Forde

A duty cut will encourage businesses like ours to continue to invest in UK beer, cider and pubs, securing a sustainable future for this great British industry. And, with 20million pints of beer enjoyed every day in Britain - it will help ensure that a hard-earned pint remains an affordable pleasure for millions of consumers around the country.

Historic Hat-Trick Essential for UK's Economic Growth

Steve McAllister | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Politics
Steve McAllister

British drinkers are not getting a fair deal compared to their counterparts in the rest of the EU. Despite being the second most important brewing nation in Europe, beer duty in the UK remains significantly higher than our European neighbours.

The Average Pint Could Be Ridiculously Expensive By 2040

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Politics

Financial analysts at Lloyds Bank have predicted the average pint will cost a whopping £11.50 in 2040. A loaf of sliced bread will set you back £...

Revealed: This "Rural Gem" Is Britain's Best Pub

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're in search of a great pint, then you might want to head down to this particular "rural gem" in Gloucestershire, which has been named Pub of t...

You Won't Believe This Bizarre but Effective Treatment for Menopause Symptoms

Liberty Forrest | Posted 21.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Liberty Forrest

Years ago when I was still a young woman in my childbearing years, I would hear women complaining about menopausal hot flushes (or hot flashes, depending on where you live). They made them sound just miserable and I thought, "What's the big deal? You feel hot for a minute. So what?"