The History of Beer in the Philippines

Beer is, by far, the most popular alcoholic beverage in the Philippines. It seems that beer bonds all Filipinos coming from every walk of life — from the tricycle drivers loafing around at the nearest neighborhood store to the yuppies spending their after-work hours at a ritzy joint in the city.  The … Read more

The History of Pabst Brewing

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Pabst Brewing Company is a holding company which contracts the brewing of more than two dozen brands of beer and malt liquor. It includes its own flagship Pabst Blue Ribbon and as well as brands such as St. Ides High Gravity Malt Liquor, Ice Man Malt Liquor, and retail varieties of beers … Read more

Beer Industry and Culture in Brazil

Beer Industry and Culture in Brazil

Beer has a special place in Brazil’s heart. The country is the third largest beer market and Brazilians consume around 140 million hectoliters of beer annually. It’s a little-known fact that Brazil’s beer scene is much like America’s early brewing history – one that is heavily influenced by Germans. The tradition of … Read more

Fascinating, Interesting and Unusual Beer Label Designs

Fascinating, Interesting and Unusual Beer Label Designs

  With the growing popularity of craft beers and home brewing, it has resulted in very creative, unusual and interesting beer label designs. Apart from the brews themselves, the designs are also the selling point of these beer brands. There are a lot of awesome and brilliant ones out there that we’ve seen … Read more

Most Expensive Beers

Most Expensive Beers

Beer is one of the oldest existing beverages in the world, having been introduced by ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia (modern Iraq). Beer was so important that it had even been used as a currency then. Nowadays, although beer is not as precious as it was then and is now a common commodity, … Read more

Overview of Top 10 International Beers

Overview of Top 10 International Beers

  If you are a true beer buff, you think you have tasted all or most of the cream — or the foam — of the crop. Check out these top international beer brands – some are popular in the US and some are less well known. At least you will get … Read more

History of Budweiser

History of Budweiser

  The birth and rise of the beer king For many years, Budweiser has been the undisputed king of American beerdom, and is considered one of the America’s national icons. It is also the flagship product of the veteran brewery Anheuser-Busch InBev.

 The development and success of Budweiser traces back to the … Read more

History of Yanjing Beer

History of Yanjing Beer

Yanjing Beer is one of the popular beer brands in the People’s Republic of China, and is also known to the world. It is produced by Beijing Yanjing Brewery, one of the largest beermakers in Asia, which also brews other lagers. Yanjing: unbeatable in profits So how did Yanjing Beer become the … Read more

History of Coors Beer

History of Coors Beer

Coors is one of the most popular American beer brands, largely because of Coors Light, its best-seller in recent years. But do you know how Coors Brewing Company started and developed? Adolph Coors and his company It began in 1873 when enterprising German immigrants Adolph Coors and Jacob Schuler opened “The Golden … Read more

The History of Snow Beer

The History of Snow Beer

Admittedly, we find it hard to gather enough reliable information about Snow Beer, which is, at present, the best-selling Chinese beer. CR Snow, a brewery that produces Snow Beer, is based in Beijing in order for the production, marketing and sale of the beer to the local beer market. It was founded … Read more

Introduction to Australian Beers

Introduction to Australian Beers

  Welcome to the Aussie beer aka “Amber Fluid” DISCLAIMER : this article is for informational and educational purposes only. Australia can’t afford to be left behind in the world of beers. In fact, many people say that Australia produces the best beers in the world. The country-cum-continent was ranked fourth in … Read more

What is Cicerone?

What is Cicerone?

Cicerone – the “sommelier” of beer A sommelier is a trained wine expert who specializes in all the fine dining aspects of the wine industry, as well as things concerning food and wine pairing. Wine lovers would seek the advice and expertise of an esteemed professional sommelier. But how about beer lovers … Read more

Resources for Home Brewing

Want to try a new hobby? Why not make your own beer? Home brewing is not really a new interest. Remember that during the medieval days before the commercialization of beer, brewing was largely a family-oriented activity done in their humble abodes. However, while commercial beer brands are widely sold around the … Read more

Can You Legally Brew Beer at Home?

Can You Legally Brew Beer at Home

  Brewing beer at home as a hobby DISCLAIMER: This hub is intended for educational purposes only. *** Is it legal to brew beer at home? This is a question that always bugs the minds of people who are interested in brewing beer. Although brewing beer at home can be complicated and … Read more

The Early History of Beer

The Early History of Beer

Beer is known to be one of the earliest beverages civilization has produced. Its invention even preceded the making of bread.  Beermaking in ancient times When ancient civilization first cultivated cereal for human consumption, it was discovered there are many cereals that contain sugars and therefore have the ability to undergo … Read more

History of Tsingtao Beer

History of Tsingtao Beer

Tsingtao (pronounced as “Ching-Dao”) Beer is one of the oldest existing beer brands in China, and currently holds the position of being the top-selling Chinese beer in the United States. Its past is also interesting and it will be worth your time to read about it. The beer brand’s history may be … Read more

The Recent History of Beer

The Recent History of Beer

Thanks to technological and scientific breakthroughs during the Industrial Revolution, beer’s quality and taste significantly improved. These pioneering discoveries, inventions and research paved beer the way to become one of the biggest worldwide businesses today. Beer making during the Industrial Revolution From its beginning during the ancient civilization to the Middle Ages, … Read more

History of Skol Beer

History of Skol Beer

  Brazlian beer with English origins Interestingly, the famous Brazilian beer Skol’s origins aren’t found in Brazil, or anywhere near it. Skol’s roots hail back to Great Britain during the late 19th century. It started on Burton-on-Trent in Staffordshire, England, where a pale ale brewer named Samuel Allsopp and Sons, was struggling … Read more

The Different Types of Beer

The Different Types of Beer

Helping readers to tell the difference among different beer varieties DISCLAIMER: This hub is just a guide and for educational purposes only, not necessarily promoting the sale of liquor. With the rise of craft beers over the past decade, telling the difference between types and varieties of beer is certainly getting more … Read more

Some Very Interesting and Unusual Beers

Some Very Interesting and Unusual Beers

  If you love everything about beer, then you might find this article really interesting We culled from different sources, and picked what we think are some of the world’s most unusual, peculiar beers that are and have been in the market. Check these out!  1. Brewmeister “Armageddon” Announced in October … Read more

History of Corona Beer

History of Corona Beer

Corona — one of the best-selling beers in the US and worldwide When you see of an image of a beer bottle with a wedge of lime or lemon stuck into its mouth, you automatically know what beer brand it is. Yes, it is Corona beer. Corona Extra and Corona Light are … Read more

The Top 10 European Beers

The Top 10 European Beers

Europe can be considered the birthplace of the modern beer, and so it’s not a surprise that a lot of the world’s best beers are found here on this continent. This list is not complete without the popular Guinness; still, get to know why the other lesser-known European beer brands are also … Read more

Top 10 Asian Beers

Top 10 Asian Beers

Tsingtao This beer is brewed by the Tsingtao Brewery in Qingdao, China. During the early 20th century, the region was first claimed by German imperialists who established a brewery there. Then long after the Germans left, the brewery followed the techniques imparted by the colonists, while giving the beer a new recipe … Read more