Is This the World's Strongest Beer?

We thought that the Samuel Adams Utopias brew was strong enough, at 29 percent ABV, but now, a Scottish brewery is saying they have the world's strongest beer — clocking in at a... read more

Washington Dispensary Busted for Selling Pot-Laced Beer

Turns out pot-laced wine isn't the only medical marijuana drink to hit shelves. A Tacoma, Wash., dispensary is in hot water after being caught selling pot-laced beer.  The Liquor Control... read more

Great American Beer Festival: 5 Things We Loved

Several members of The Drink Nation staff attended this year’s Great American Beer Festival in Denver, which is the largest beerfest in America. We joined 49,000 other ticket-holders (including... read more

Beer Can Keyboard Wastes Beer, but Looks Cool

Usually, boozing and any sort of typing is highly discouraged — drunk texting, drunk Facebooking, drunk tweeting — but this is one cool way to combine the two. Thanks to the... read more

Taste Test: Samuel Adams 10th Anniversary Utopias Brew

Whenever Samuel Adams introduces its highly anticipated Utopias brew to the marketplace, the company knows exactly how to drum up buzz. At Aspen Food & Wine and other major food events, the... read more

Will Ferrell's Beer Commercials Hit Airwaves in Sweden

A year ago, Will Ferrell decided to film his own Old Milwaukee ad campaign, gleefully taking on a role as spokesperson for the brand. Those commercials aired only in North Platte, Neb., Slate says,... read more

Researchers Map the Barley Genome to Improve Future of Beer

There's a lot of elements that go into brewing a beer but now, scientists believe they may have cracked the code to producing a better beer. Researchers just published the genome map of barley,... read more

Dogfish Head and Grateful Dead Make Collaboration Beer

While Dogfish Head is touting its seasonal Punkin ale, the beloved brewery is also concocting a new brew just for you Dead Heads. Introducing the American Beauty beer, a collaboration between the... read more