Beer Tasting

Beer Tasting
Latest
Cerveza de Sarzago at Central restaurant
Article
The end of wine hegemony in fine dining menus
Top-quality ingredients and unusual pairings: how beers are taking the fine dining scene with more diverse flavors and a chefy approach.
Vinous beer
Article
Unbeerivable: have you ever tasted beers brewed with wine grapes?
Somebody calls them "hybrids", but what lies beneath beers that are brewed with wine grapes or matured in a cask formerly occupied by wine? Discover the best vinous beers to try.
Original_16587_Aniko-Lehtinen-TP.jpg
Article
The Art of Matching Beer With Desserts
Beer is an incredibly food-friendly drink: the beer expert Anikó Lehtinen explains how to approach the potentially exquisite combination of beer and dessert.
Original_16305_gordon-ramsay-cass-beer-1.jpg
Article
Ramsay Slammed for 'Worst Beer in the World' Ad
Gordon Ramsay is under fire online for endorsing a widely derided Korean beer – watch the offending advert.
Original_15787_Beer-garden-Munich-TP.jpg
Article
6 Beer Gardens and Wine Bars You Can't Miss in Munich
Let’s put it this way: if you love beer and have not visited Munich already, you need to start making some important life decision right now.
Original_15450_best-pub.jpg
Article
10 Best Pubs in The UK
GQ have compiled a list of the 10 best pubs in the UK, a delicious selection of some of the UK's finest public houses.
Original_14253_belgian-beer-1
Article
Belgian Beer Awarded UNESCO Status
UNESCO has added Belgian beer culture to the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Buy Your Own Pop–Up Inflatable Irish Pub
Article
Buy Your Own Pop–Up Inflatable Irish Pub
Re–create the craic of an Irish pub in your own back yard with with this purchasable inflatable pop–up watering hole.
Original_13608_bottlecutting
Article
Turn Your Beer Bottles into Funky Glasses with a Glass Cutter
Slice your empty beer bottles in half with a Kinkajou bottle cutter and turn them into your very own unique glass collection.
Original_13535_mozzie-box-smart-beer-packaging-1
Article
Buzz Kill: Smart Beer Packaging is Also Mosquito Repellent
SP Lager’s smart packaging doubles as a mosquito repellent – find out how.
13 Charts to Make you a Beer Buff
Article
13 Charts to Make you a Beer Buff
Boost your beer knowledge in these fun and insightful charts from homebrewing to food and wine pairing.
Original_12425_flanders-beer-finedininglovers-tp
Article
Drinking in Flanders: Not-to-Miss Beers and Breweries
If you like Belgian beers and food, here are 4 venues that will never leave your mouth parched or your stomach empty, even though your glass probably will be.
Original_11995_homemade-beer-finedininglovers-tp
Article
How to Homebrew Your Own Beer
Ever thought of homebrewing beer at home? You need a homebrew kit, time and a little bit of patience: here are some (mis)adventures trying to brew beer at home.
30 Ways to Pair Soup With Beer and Wine
Article
30 Ways to Pair Soup With Beer and Wine
Wondering what to drink with chicken soup? Here's the ultimate guide to pairing your favorite soup with wine and beer. Plus, soup recipes you can try today.
Original_11651_guinness-vegan
Article
Guinness Goes Vegan
The makers of Guinness have announced that they will be stopping a filtration process that uses fish bladders, finally making their drink vegan friendly.
Original_11248_rock-beer-finedininglovers-TP
Article
Music Inspired Beers, a Toast to Rock and Roll
Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody celebrates its 40th anniversary with an eponymous beer. From Kiss to AC/DC, there's always been a close bond between beer and rock.
8 Cool Beer Hacks You Might Not Know
Article
8 Cool Beer Hacks You Might Not Know
8 fun beer hacks - from how to chill your beer must faster to a nice idea for making beer flavoured cubes.
8 Refreshing Beer Cocktail Recipes
Article
8 Refreshing Beer Cocktail Recipes
These tasty beer cocktail recipes with fun names like Brass Monkey, Snake Bite and Red Eye are the perfect way to cool off on a hot day.
Original_9902_redfrog
Article
New Cruise Ship Will Have A Brewery On Board
Carnival cruise line has announced its newest fleet - the Carnival Vista - will have a brewery on board that serves three house-made microbrews.
Original_9899_beer-sweden
Article
Swedish Beer History on Display in Stockholm
A new exhibition at the Spirit Museum in Stockholm will allow visitors to explore the history of Swedish beer.
Infographic: The United States of Alcohol
Article
Infographic: The United States of Alcohol
Check out this map of the United States divided by drinking preferences, state by state. Do you live in beer, rum, wine or bourbon country? Find out now.
WATCH: How To Open A Bottle of Beer With A Ring
Article
WATCH: How To Open A Bottle of Beer With A Ring
Learn what may possibly be the best party trick ever: how to open a bottle of beer using a ring on your finger.
Original_9318_bar-us-zagat
Article
Zagat's 12 Hottest Bars in The U.S.
Zagat have created a new list of 12 of the Hottest Bars in the U.S right now, a mix of places to quench your thirst in style.
Original_9219_church-brewery
Article
8 Breweries in Bizarre Places
A list of breweries in crazy places around the world, from one inside a church and another inside a funeral home.
Original_9073_barley.and.hops
Article
'Barley & Hops,' The Book of Craft Beer
Love craft beer? Learn everything there is to know about this liquid gold from Barley & Hops: The Craft Beer Book written by beer sommelier Sylvia Kopp.
Original_8906_vegan-beer-finedininglovers-TP
Article
A Cheer to Vegan Beer: a Festival for a Cruelty-Free Toast
The 4th October the World's First Vegan Oktoberfest will take place: a way to celebrate vegan beer, here explained with a list of truly cruelty-free labels.
10 Most Expensive Beers in 2014
Article
10 Most Expensive Beers in 2014
A look at some of the most expensive beers from 2014 from one brewed with iceberg water to one that has an ABV of 57.5%.
Save the Date: Great American Beer Festival Kicks Off Soon
Event
Save the Date: Great American Beer Festival Kicks Off Soon
The 2014 Great American Beer Festival will kick off in Denver October 2nd. The event offers hundreds of beers on tap, a beer competition and farm-to-table food.
Original_8809_pantone.beer
Article
Cheers To Pantone-Themed Beer!
Raise a glass to this creative packaging which pairs beer with Pantone shades. Read all about it here.
Original_8544_beer.tap
Article
The One Thing You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Beer
Thanks to Bluetooth technology you can now watch a free movie by tapping beer to your computer or mobile device. That's just the tip of the iceberg! Learn more.
Original_8331_dogfish.inn.key
Article
Dogfish Opens Inn for Beer Lovers
Are you a beer lover seeking an outdoor adventure? Head on over to the new Dogfish Inn in Delaware where nature and booze await.
Truffle Beer Costs $120 Bottle
Article
Truffle Beer Costs $120 Bottle
A Chicago brewing company have produced a bottle of beer costing $120 a bottle that's made using black truffle from Australia.
Original_8294_split-pint-glass
Article
The 2 in 1 Pint Glass
A new glass design that allows people to have two different kinds of drink in the same glass - for those who really struggle to choose.
Original_8273_skol.ice.pack
Article
The Skol Ice Pack: The Coolest Way To Carry Beer
Behold the Skol Ice Pack, a portable block of ice designed to hold a six pack of beer. The best part? The beer stays icy cold without freezing.
Original_8161_leuven.beer
Article
Goodbye Six Pack! Here's The New Way To Carry Beer
Korean designer Wonchan Lee has proposed a new type of beer packaging for stylish beer drinkers. Check out his unique take on the old-fashioned six pack.
Original_8157_tree-house-brewery
Article
The Bar Built in a Tree House
Now here's a pretty unique place to go for a beer. A tiny bar built inside a treehouse in the woods of Ohio, part of the Tree House Brewing Co.
Original_7889_all.ale
Article
The 4-Minute Documentary For Beer Lovers
Here's your opportunity to watch an insightful 4-minute documentary called 'All Ale' which explores the changes British pubs are currently experiencing.
Original_7624_offline-glass
Article
The Beer Glass That Keeps You Offline
Annoyed by friends who meet you at a bar only to stay glued to their smartphones? The Offline Glass will help solve that problem forever.
Original_7587_brain-beer-2
Article
The Beer Brewed with Brains
A Philadelphia based brewery have created a spooky beer that's made using smoked brains. A brew in honour of the television series The Walking Dead.
Original_7512_eagle-beer-garden
Article
35 of the Best Beer Gardens in London
Time Out has compiled a list of 35 of the Best Beer Gardens in London - the perfect guide to some summer relaxation in the capital.
Original_7388_TP-cooking-with-beer-finedininglovers
Article
Cooking With Beer: the Best Brew Recipes
While beer is a universally-beloved beverage, it could be used as a flavorful ingredient in exquisite dishes: from bread to batter or Flemish specialties.
Original_7304_freighted.beer
Article
10 Beer Trends Predicted for 2014
What's trending in the beer world? Here are top 10 beer trends predicted for 2014. Check them out and tells us what you think.
Infographic: How to Pair Wine with Beer
Article
Infographic: How to Pair Wine with Beer
Do you love pale ales? Then you might enjoy a glass of pinot noir. Check out this nifty infographic to know which wines work well with the beers you love.
Cheese and Beer Pairing
Article
Cheese and Beer Pairing
Find out exactly which beers pair well with which cheeses in this infographic that offers up suggestions for pairing a whole number of beers with cheese.
12 Beer Cocktails
Article
12 Beer Cocktails
A range of 12 beer cocktails and the ingredients needed to make them all laid out in a simple infographic.
Japanese Brewery Creates Black Garlic Beer
Article
Japanese Brewery Creates Black Garlic Beer
Fancy something a little different? Here's a look at an interesting brew coming from Japan that's fermented with black garlic.
Original_6337_picobrew-homebrew-kit
Article
The Simple Homebrew Beer Kit
A gadget that allows you to simply brew your own beer at home with a system that's as simple as baking your own bread.
What Kind of Beer Person Are You?
Article
What Kind of Beer Person Are You?
Take a look at this chart and find out what your choice of beer says about you personality.
Original_6110_beer-can-handle
Article
The Beer Can Handle
Now you can hold your can of beer as if it's a pint glass with the development of the beer can handle - a simple device that clips onto regular sized beer cans.
Spread Some Beer on Your Bread
Article
Spread Some Beer on Your Bread
A look at a new range of spreadable beer jelly that can be added to breads and cheeses with ease - created by two friends in Italy.
3 Reasons Beer Must Be Served in a Glass
Article
3 Reasons Beer Must Be Served in a Glass
3 Reasons that every beer should be served in a glass from taste and aroma to aesthetics and carbonation.
Original_5850_just-add-water-beer
Article
'Just Add Water' Beer Powder Has Arrived
Pat Tatera has invented the ultimate beer invention with his 'just add water' beer powder - a simple coronation device that creates a full bodied brew.
Original_5722_pub.no.beer
Article
The Australian Pub With No Beer
Watch what happens when a 100-year old Australian pub stops serving beer for one night.
Original_5601_bottle.temple.1
Article
The Buddhist Temple Built From 1 Million Beer Bottles
Looking for a unique place to visit? Center yourself at this Buddhist temple in Thailand which was built from one million recycled beer bottles.
The Best Beer Inventions Ever
Article
The Best Beer Inventions Ever
Liven up your day by checking out these awesome beer inventions designed to make your brew good to the last drop.
Original_5577_3b.printing
Article
The Whisky Bottle Made By Bees
Watch an incredible video of bees crafting a beehive in the shape of a Dewar's whisky bottle.
Original_5549_beer-infographic
Article
If Your Blog Were a Beer
A fun infographic that looks at what your blog would be if it was a beer - it's strange and wacky but lots of fun - take a look.
Most Popular Beers by State
Article
Most Popular Beers by State
A look at the most poplar beers by state shown on this beer based map from the creative team over at the Thrillist.
Original_5479_beer.carrier.in.pool
Article
The Cool Gadget That Fetches You A Drink
Craving a drink but don't want to get out of the pool? This remote controlled kitchen gadget will fetch you a drink when and where you want it.
Original_5161_hanson.brothers.2
Article
Mmm 'Hop', ba duba 'Hop'
From singers to brewers in just an MmmBop! The Hanson Brothers have debuted their MmmHops beer, which was named in honor of their smashing 90s single.
Original_5130_bee.larvae.on.hive
Article
Bee Larvae Beer, Anyone?
The Nordic Food Lab has teamed up with Carlsberg brewery to launch a series of artisanal beers made with ingredients like bee larvae, fungi and seaweed.
Original_5085_chillsner.bartender
Article
The Coolest Way To Chill Beer
This summer, forget being stuck with warm beer. The Chillsner is a brand-new beer cooler that sits in the bottle and allows you to drink through it.
Original_5019_beer-hunt
Article
The Beer Hunting Phone App
A look at the first 10 days of the new phone application Beer Hunt which lets lovers of craft brewing search out and share their favorite beers.
Original_5007_nordic-food-lab
Article
Beer from The Nordic Food Lab
The Nordic Food Lab in Copenhagen will team up with the Carslberg brewing company to produce a range of three new Nordic inspired beer flavors.
Original_4862_hop-lip-balm
Article
The Hop Based Lip Balm
A look at a new lip balm that has been produced using the same hops used for brewing beer along with bee wax and flavoring such as mint and grapefruit.
Original_4831_budweiser.bowtie.can
Article
Budweiser To Launch New Bowtie-Shaped Can
Are you ready to drink your Bud in a totally different way? Next month you'll be able to sample Budweiser in newly designed bowtie-shaped cans.
24 Beer Based Facts
Article
24 Beer Based Facts
If you like beer you'll love this list of 24 interesting beer based facts - did you know that the earliest beer brewers were all women?
Original_4361_chocolate-beer-glasses
Article
Chocolate Beer Must Be Served in a Chocolate Glass
A Japanese brewery have launched a line of chocolate based stouts that comes with their very own edible chocolate glasses
Introducing The IPA Beer Glass
Article
Introducing The IPA Beer Glass
Would your IPA taste better in a special glass? German glass maker Spiegelau is betting on it
The Beer That's Brewed With Salt
Article
The Beer That's Brewed With Salt
Gose is a style of German beer that is brewed with salt - it's the latest trend in craft breweries
Coming Soon: 'Always Sunny In Philadelphia' Beer
Article
Coming Soon: 'Always Sunny In Philadelphia' Beer
Stone Brewing Co., in collaboration with two other breweries, is launching the Dayman Coffee IPA as a homage to Fox sitcom 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia'
Beertone | A Guide To Beer By Color
Article
Beertone | A Guide To Beer By Color
Beer lovers of the world, this one is for you. Check out Beertone, a new color reference guide for beer that helps you classify brews with just one look
The Price of Beer Around the World
Article
The Price of Beer Around the World
An infographic that maps the price of beers around the world - from insanely cheap to ridiculously expensive pints
Original_3611_shelf-orchestra
Article
The Shop Shelf Orchestra - Amazing
Watch as a regular East End corner shop comes to life and plays a song every time customers choose a certain beer from the fridge
Original_3429_bruxelles-beer-challenge-tp
Article
Raise Your Glasses For Brussels Beer Challenge
A new international contest involved more than 500 different beers from 16 countries. The USA took away the lion’s share of the prizes with 13 gold medals
Original_3254_obama.romney
Article
Romney Vs. Obama: The Beer Showdown
Have a little fun in this election by casting your vote for president with a limited-edition political beer sold by Beerjobber
Formula For The Perfect Pint of Beer
Article
Formula For The Perfect Pint of Beer
A pub chain in the UK claim they have devised a formula for pouring the perfect pint of beer every time
Original_2467_beertext--2-.jpg
Article
Have A Brewing Question? Sending A Beer Text
Curious about that new beer you sampled at a friend's barbecue? Get the full scoop on the brew's ingredients, history and alcohol content by sending a text
Original_1648_beer-pour-ipad
Article
Ipour: Man Pours Beer From Ipad
Watch a man magically pour beer from his ipad using an app and his magic beer tap
Original_487_best-amsterdam-beers-182
Article
Best Amsterdam's Beers and Breweries
While any tourist to Amsterdam should definitely take a tour of the Heineken museum and factory, the true beer lover should head elsewhere.
George Washington Light Beer
Article
George Washington Light Beer
Can you believe it? America’s first President was a fan of beer at breakfast...
Beer Based Cocktails: Recipes and Tips for Beer Lovers
Article
Beer Based Cocktails: Recipes and Tips for Beer Lovers
Beer is great in its pure state, but all over the world people drink it “contaminated” with everything from champagne to eggs!
Original_582_FDL-181-TP
Article
Beer Tips From A to Z: 26 Things to Know about Beer
Did you know the White House has its own brew? And that beer has its own patron saint?
Original_626_142-TP
Article
Wine and Beer in the Middle East
Let's meet a Jordanian winery owner and a Lebanese brewer who are working hard to bring their countries back to their 6th century BC grandeur
Lebanese Brewer Hajjar's Tips for Beer and Food Pairing
Article
Lebanese Brewer Hajjar's Tips for Beer and Food Pairing
How to pair Middle Eastern food with beer? Some tips from the Lebanese '961' brewery.
Original_438_touring-world-beers-135
Article
Oktoberfest & Co: World's Best Beer Festivals
While enjoying a nice cold frosty one at home is fine, why not combine your love for beer with a bit of world travel?
Original_495_brooklyn-brewery
Article
Brooklyn Brewery: Artisanal Beer in New York
For beer lovers it has become a must: Brooklyn Brewery, produced locally in an old factory in Williamsburg.
Original_320_cascina-cuccagna-030
Article
Goat Cheese and Artisanal Beer in the Milan '700 Farm
The historical Cascina Cuccagna, an ancient rural space right in the centre of Milan, hosted savoury tastings.