Tag Archives: Beer

Beer Cocktails to Quench Your Summer Thirst

If the Shandy has been the only beer cocktail you’ve had recently, you may want to give this Spicier Shandy a try. Ingredients include, The juice of one lime 100mL of very cold, good ginger beer 100mL very cold beer 1 lime round A pinch of salt Then, fill a glass with ice and leave […]

Singapore Develops Probiotic Beer

Researchers in Singapore have developed a beer that is unlike any other, in-fact whereas regular beers can affect your stomach negatively, this beer can actually improve your gut health and boost your immune system. Creator and food researcher Alcine Chan had experimented with the recipe for almost a year until getting it right. She explained […]

Craft Beer Bouquets Are a Thing

Brewquets are a Sydney based company delivering unconventional bouquets that replace flowers with craft beer. If you’re bored with the old favourites of chocolates and flowers, you’ll love the idea of Brewquets, a bouquet of delicious craft beers. The interestingly presented craft beers are handpicked weekly by company founder Anna Jackson from local brewers, providing […]

Is Beer Better Than Paracetamol?

A recent study by researchers at the University of Greenwich, found that drinking 2 pots of beer may actually ease a headache more effectively than 2 paracetamol tablets. The researchers found a small increase in pain threshold in participants that consumed alcohol and a moderate to large decrease in pain. So 2 beers can give […]

The Increasing Popularity of Home Brewing

A study of approximately 2500 home brewers in Australia has revealed that home brewing is increasing in popularity particularly among males. Only 2 percent of home brewers in Australia are female. Pale Ale is the nation’s most home brewed style of beer, which is brewed by 86 per cent of home brewers. The most popular […]

Alcohol Beats Paracetamol for Pain Relief

After a long night out it’s common to have a headache, and now experts from a UK university have found that alcohol and not paracetamol is the best painkiller. However they do warn that it is not a good long term plan for pain relief. Consuming two pints of beer is apparently more effective at […]

10 Days to Celebrate Beer

The lineup for Good Beer Week 2017 has just been announced and there are more than 270 events spanning 10 days to look forward to. This year’s theme is “choose your own adventure” and with 270 events this shouldn’t be difficult. Whether you want to learn about aging beer in a clay pot, brew your […]

An In-depth Guide to Beer Tasting

Beer tasting has now become a past time and with the growing popularity of craft beers you don’t want to be the only one among your friends that doesn’t know how to taste beer. Beers comprise of a number of elements but the most important to look out for are aromatics, flavour and mouth-feel. When […]

Tackling Alcohol Violence with Banned Drinkers Register

Kimberley Police in an effort to tackle alcohol fuelled violence in the Broome area has called for stronger alcohol restrictions throughout the area, including a banned drinkers register. District Superintendent, Allan Adams called for the measures in a letter to social media recently. He highlighted that the Kimberley District has the highest number of assault […]