Soft-Serve Beer Foam By Japanese Brewery Kirin Now Available In Tokyo

From The Huffington Post
The hottest new discovery in the beer world may actually be frozen.
That’s because a team of inventors at the Japanese brewing giant Kirin have figured out how to create frozen foam and dispense it on top of a beer like soft-serve ice cream, reported.
The innovation has chilling implications for the beer industry, as […] […]

All The Presidents’ Beer
Jay R. Brooks

For the Bay Area News Group

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U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) toasts… ( Jason Reed / Reuters)

Early in Barack Obama’s term as president, he presided over a decidedly unusual meeting — a “Beer Summit” in which people sat down over beers to discuss disagreements and search for solutions. […] […]

Cocoa Mole

Had New Belgium’s latest Lips of Faith release Cocoa Mole on tap at Khoury’s, and I really enjoyed it. Lots of chocolate and roast, with a nice spicy finish.
…And This Is Why We Drink™ […]

Scientists Discover Why Flies Like Beer…

Apparently it smells good, and gets them drunk…
Scientists at the University of California, Riverside posed a question that sounds like something you’d hear at a fraternity kegger:
Ever wonder why flies are attracted to beer?
The answer turns out to be simple. UCR said in a statement today, “flies sense glycerol, a sweet-tasting compound that yeasts make […] […]