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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...

2013-09-11 23:25:04

Get Ready for Oktoberfest Celebrations with Custom Printing for DIY Beer Labels Denver, CO (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Lightning Labels, custom label and sticker printing leader, is giving beer-makers of all kinds the opportunity to spruce up their do-it-yourself (DIY) beer labels just in time for Oktoberfest. As people around the world celebrate the German festival, micro and craft brewers can take advantage of the marketing opportunity by partnering with the best label printer to create...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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