Become a Homebrew Master at Bitter & Esters

Become a Homebrew Master
Want to brew beer at home, but feel intimidated by getting equipment together and going through the whole process? Check out the Brewshop 101 class being taught at Prospect Heights homebrew shop... read more

World's Strongest Beer: Snake Venom

Just in case you're tired of Scotch but would really like to get drunk off one drink, here's a beer for you: Snake Venom beer, with 67.5 percent alcohol content. The Daily Record reports that... read more

Heineken Debuts Mini K-Cup-Like Keg for Home

Nespresso's individual-fresh-pour trend is now leaking over to the beer world; just as mini pods of coffee pour fresh-brewed cups for individual drinkers everywhere, now Heineken has created an... read more

10 Alcohol Facts That Just Aren’t True

10 Alcohol Myths That Just Aren’t True
There’s something great about tossing back a few (or several) brews with friends — but then you may be left to deal with the most miserable hangover you have ever experienced in your life... read more

What's Your State's Favorite Beer?

Despite the huge craft beer movement, it seems like the most popular beers are still, obviously, the big ones. Slate reports that a survey from Blowfish, a "hangover cure" product, found... read more

Craft Beer Stalled Thanks to Government Shutdown

America is finally starting to see some side effects of the government shutdown in its second week, in an area near and dear to Americans' hearts: beer. Turns out, the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and... read more

Beer Grain Used to Make Granola Bars

Making beer can be a wasteful process; the grain used to make beer is often left over and used as fertilizer or fed to livestock, but according to ReGrained founders, sometimes it's just thrown... read more

21 Weirdest Beer Flavors

20 Weirdest Beer Flavors
Beer is undoubtedly one of America’s favorite drinks. It’s the perfect thirst-quencher after a hot day in the sun, and the ideal drink to casually sip on Sunday while you’re... read more