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Webcam from Oktoberfest in Munich

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New Brewpub for Winnipeg!!

Portage Ave BrewWorks Aiming for December Opening in Winnipeg WINNIPEG, MB – After more than a decade of doing without one, Winnipeg beer drinkers will soon have a new brewpub to call their own. Portage Ave BrewWorks & Kitchen is … Continue reading

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Brewer Works to Bring Back Dixie Beer

Brewer Works to Bring Back Dixie Beer Sunday November 18, 2007 By Mary Foster, Associated Press Writer Left Flat by Katrina and Looters, New Orleans Brewer Struggles to Bring Back Dixie Beer  NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The old brick building … Continue reading

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More on Michael Jackson

Beer Critic Michael Jackson Dies By THOMAS WAGNER, Associated Press WriterFriday, August 31, 2007 (08-31) 07:00 PDT LONDON, United Kingdom (AP) — Michael Jackson, a leading world beer critic who praised the brews of Belgium and acknowledged he would never … Continue reading

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RIP Michael Jackson

The Beer Hunter has left us. http://www.morningadvertiser.co.uk/news_detail.aspx?articleid=49858

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Moosehead: Canadian beer industry disappearing

CHRIS MORRIS The Canadian Press May 13, 2007(CP) – Canadian-owned breweries are disappearing faster than a cold beer on a hot day, and the president of one of the last remaining home-grown beer companies says it’s happening with the tacit … Continue reading

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Top 50 Breweries for 2006

The Brewers Association has just announced the top 50 breweries in the U.S. based on sales for 2006. Here is the new list: Anheuser-Busch; St Louis MO Miller Brewing; Milwaukee WI Coors Brewing; Golden CO Pabst Brewing; Woodridge IL Boston … Continue reading

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U.S. Prohibition ended 74 years ago today

My friend Butch Bailey just reminded me that U.S. Prohibition ended 74 years ago today. I think I’ll drink to that. Thankfully, Canada did not have to go through such a frightful period in our history. Although some provinces dabbled … Continue reading

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Beer lovers can get married at brewery

It’s every beer-lover’s dream – getting married in a brewery and now Britain’s oldest brewer, Shepherd Neame, has turned dream into reality. The company is offering wedding ceremonies and receptions at their brewery in Faversham, Kent. Couples can tie the … Continue reading

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Marmite Guinness? Guinness Marmite?

I have no idea what Marmite tastes like, but from what I hear, you either love it or you hate it. Whatever the opinion may be, what Marmite is is a supposedly nutritious British foodstuff that is made from the … Continue reading

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