Latest Beer Stories

2013-09-28 23:01:10

MyWay Mobile Storage Sponsors In-Part the 2nd Annual Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival Crownsville, MD (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 MyWay Mobile Storage was honored to once again contribute to the Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival that took place on Saturday August 24th from Noon-7PM at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds in Crownsville, MD. The festival featured over twenty different breweries and twelve wineries, mostly from the Mid-Atlantic region. Hosted by Inspired Events LLC,...

Glass Size, Shape Often Determines How Much Wine We Pour
2013-09-27 13:05:55

[ Watch the Video: Wine Glass Size Impacts Your Pouring Skills ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The amount to wine someone pours into a glass can vary significantly from person to person and depend on a variety of factors, including glass physics, according to a new study from Iowa State and Cornell researchers. “People have trouble assessing volumes,” said study researcher Laura Smarandescu, an assistant professor of marketing at Iowa State. “They tend to...

2013-09-26 23:35:02

The Micro Beer Club’s most recent blog post discusses the merits and disadvantages of canned beer. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 There is an ongoing debate on whether canned or bottling provides the better beer. Often times, the canned beer casts an image of cheapness or low quality. This week, a new blog post from The Micro Beer Club, a Seattle based beer club, talked about the advantages and disadvantages of canned beer. Canning doesn’t make beer lower quality, and in fact...

Guiness Arthur's Day Criticized By Irish
2013-09-26 08:58:38

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In 2009 the world-renowned Guinness brewery in Ireland created “Arthur’s Day” to celebrate the first black stout beer ever poured by founder Arthur Guinness on September 26 some 250 years ago. In the four years since the first recognition of the pseudo-holiday, some Irish citizens are beginning to oppose the festivities and warn against dangerous drinking behavior. Guinness’ parent company Diageo has made quite an event of...

2013-09-24 23:39:46

The Micro Beer Club, a highly rated Seattle beer club, released a blog article discussing the many types of beers and their history. (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 There are many types of drinks, ranging from all natural teas to artificially flavored slurpees. Most people don’t know much the different categories and types of drinks, especially when it comes to beer. Beer is often seen as a barbecue add-on that goes well with a football game. However, according to a recently published...

Beer Goggles Work Both Ways
2013-09-13 08:31:48

[ Watch the Video: Looking Through Beer Goggles ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research has found that beer goggles work both ways; not only does a person who’s indulged in a few drinks find other people more attractive, they also find themselves more attractive. In fact, the researchers say it only takes one drink for people to begin seeing themselves through beer-colored lenses. Though the condition is popularly referred to as 'beer goggles,' the...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.