The big Dutch brands have long been globally successful, but the growing worldwide interest in smaller “craft” beers, particularly in the US and the UK, has resulted in increased sales for some of the Netherlands’ smaller breweries. Here we’ll look at the brands that have already conquered the world, and the Dutch beers that are starting to make an impact. The success of the top two Dutch brands shouldn’t be knocked; the Netherlands should be proud of them. There are, however, plenty of alternatives to the mass-produced pale lagers – as we’ll see.
For all you trekkers out there we have some good news. On March 25th during the Nightclub & Bar Show in Las Vegas CBS Consumer Products and The Federation of Beer are going to preview a new Star Trek Themed beer -- Klingon Warnog.
The bold, hand-crafted Roggen Dunkel will be the first Star Trek-themed beer to be sold in the U.S. Here is the official description from the brewer:
Klingon Warnog is an official Star Trek beer brewed under license by Tin Man Brewing Company of Evansville, Indiana. This singular beer incorporates rye malt into a modern Dunkelweizen grain bill, creating a flavor profile that is both familiar and unique. Wa...
Do you know that just like wine, beer provides a lot of health benefits to the body? A cold beer acts as one of the greatest ways for you to relax after a long day. It has a great taste and when taken in the right amount, it can be good for your health. Here are some health benefits of beer.
#1 Prevention of heart disease
On February 14, 2014 Magic Hat Brewing company released Dream Machine IPL. This is the first time Magic Hat has released a year round beer in over ten years. Dream Machine is an India Pale Lager or IPL. It is a melding of varied visions of an India Pale Ale and an Amber Lager. Once poured, its light copper color delights the eyes and a citrusy hop aroma flows through the nose. Upon first sip, a smooth hop bitterness reveals itself - fresh, bold and slightly spicy - before subtle hints of mild maltiness appear. A big hop bite and a crisp, clean lager finish combine for a beautifully balanced beer.
We here at Beer Universe want our readers to live long and prosperous lives and there is no better way to do that than through the joy of beer. We brought you an article previously about “healthy drinking”, Beer Can Be Healthy. We wanted to take this a step further and introduce you to 10 brews that have other health benefits.
1) Green Lakes Organic Ale – Deschutes Brewery
This certified organic Amber is brewed with 100% organic malts a...