Scientists Explain Why Some People Hate Beer

Scientists Explain Why Some People Hate Beer

The number of breweries operating in the U.S. rose to an all-time high last year. The amount spent in the country on beer, too, experienced an increase — to a staggering $34 billion. Simply put, beer is America’s favorite alcoholic beverage. But not everyone likes beer, and it turns out there’s a scientific reason why.

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Scottish Beer Company Trolls Trump With ‘Tiny Cans For Tiny Hands’ Ad

Scottish Beer Company Trolls Trump With ‘Tiny Cans For Tiny Hands’ Ad

Scottish beer company Tennent’s Lager yesterday toasted the arrival of President Donald Trump with a viral ad campaign offering U.K. customers “Tiny Cans for Tiny Hands.” The advert, set to the backdrop of an out-of-focus American flag, depicts a disproportionately small hand reaching for a 330-ml (roughly 11-oz) limited-edition can of Tennent’s lager. Its release […]

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Adiós, Mendoza: Our Guide to Argentina’s Under-the-Radar Wine Country

Adiós, Mendoza: Our Guide to Argentina’s Under-the-Radar Wine Country

Mendoza and Malbec are two entirely different entities that, at times, feel like interchangeable synonyms. Granted, one is a red wine, and the other is the name of the region in which it’s famously produced; but each can be used as a single-word summary for one of the greatest oenological success stories of the past […]

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Your Ultimate Guide to Wines From Central and Eastern European Indigenous Grapes

Your Ultimate Guide to Wines From Central and Eastern European Indigenous Grapes

Be honest. When offered the choice between an unknown indigenous varietal wine whose name you’ve never heard spoken aloud, and something more recognizable like, say, a Pinot Noir, how many of us take a walk on the wild side? And how many stick to what we know? (Given the sales and production data, smart money’s […]

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In Today’s Dystopian News, The Handmaid’s Tale Launches Branded Wines

In Today’s Dystopian News, The Handmaid’s Tale Launches Branded Wines

In what feels like one of the most bizarre and ill-conceived product announcements of the year, hard-hitting Hulu drama The Handmaid’s Tale has just released a line of wines. As revealed by People on Tuesday morning, online wine marketplace Lot18 has partnered with MGM Television to offer a range to “celebrate” three of the show’s […]

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Quelle Scandale: Millions of Bottles of French Rosé Found To Be Spanish Fakes!

Quelle Scandale: Millions of Bottles of French Rosé Found To Be Spanish Fakes!

Sacré bleu! Millions of bottles of ‘French’ rosé have been discovered to be fakes containing cheaper Spanish wine. As reported by the BBC, France’s consumer fraud agency confirmed the scandalous finding on Monday, following a two-year investigation into producers, importers, traders, and distributors. Up to 22% of the businesses audited by the agency in 2016, […]

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