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2 hrs ago | Nelson Mail

Beer buffs try out their tasting skills

Those who make the beer and those who drink it both had their skills tested at the Great Beer Taste Off. Held at Fairfield House on Saturday afternoon, the event featured 32 different kinds of beer available for blind consumption by drinkers who were asked to rank the brew - and identify it.


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6 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Heineken Owners Reportedly Rebuff SABMiller's Purchase Offer

In a move seen as a way to fight off a potential takeover by Anheuser-Busch InBev, large brewer SABMiller has reportedly offered to buy Heineken. The family that controls the Dutch-based brewer rejected the idea, according to Bloomberg News.


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10 hrs ago | USA Today

Beer Man: Deschutes impresses with American-style ales

Beer Man is a weekly profile of beers from across the country and around the world. This week: Chainbreaker White IPA, Deschutes Brewery, Bend, Ore.,


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14 hrs ago | KNDO

7 things you can only get in Indianapolis

For some reason, sports in Indianapolis get all the attention. But instead of focusing on the Indy 500 or the Colts, we should start paying attention to the Midwestern capital city's food scene.


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18 hrs ago | HeraldNet

Taste of Oktober: A look at 5 Oktoberfest beers and one harvest wild card

Fall is here. The leaves are turning colors, football is back and the beers have turned a decidedly darker color.


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Sat Sep 13, 2014

York Press

PREVIEW: The York Beer and Cider Festival on Knavesmire

When the York Beer and Cider Festival opens on Knavesmire on Wednesday, visitors will be able to choose from 450 ales from around 140 breweries. As ever, Yorkshire breweries dominate the lists, and for many drinkers this will be a first chance to try some of the region's newest creations.


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Belgian beer tasting dinner is brewing at Salt Creek Grille

On Thursday, September 18, Salt Creek Grille in Rumson will present a four-course Beer Tasting Dinner with Belgium's Palm Brewery . Palm beers, one of Europe's top selling specialty breweries, has been made by world class master brewmeisters dating back to 1747.


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Oktoberfest in Connecticut Brings Brats, Bands & Beer

Grab your beer steins and and practice your best German cheers, it's Oktoberfest! "But it's only September?" Oktoberfest officially begins in September, not October, contrary to popular belief. The popular German tradition began in the early 1800s and is celebrated in Munich, Germany for 16 days.


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Brewbot's 'Beer DNA' may usher in a new age of delicious homemade brewing

It's not easy to make your own beer. It's also hard to brew a good batch of beer, and even harder to duplicate that batch for future consumption.


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Eastern Daily Press

Festival boasts beers from 51 English cities

Last year they found a CAMRA award-winning beer from every ceremonial county in England to showcase. And this year, they've gone one better.


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Brandon Sun

Reminiscing about beers from yesteryear

With the changing beer habits of the typical beer drinker, some beer styles go through several years of vast popularity only to crash and burn . Remember Molson Kick and Labatt Shok? They were caffeinated beers aimed for the 18-25 crowd approximately a decade ago.


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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Penn State Students in County Jail After Alleged Burglary and Assault

Two Penn State Students are sitting in a county jail for their alleged roles in an alleged burglary and assault. State College police arrested Samuel Adams and Sean Elliott, both 21 and from Harrisburg, following an incident that occurred about 2 a.m. Friday in the 600 block of East College Avenue.


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Bicester Advertiser

Brewery project to reveal its history

Hook Norton Brewery will make its Victorian tower brewery more accessible to the public after receiving a A 90,000 Heritage Lottery Fund grant. Picture: OX69671 Des Brambley Buy this photo A HISTORIC brewery will encourage visitors to see how beer was traditionally made after restoring a Grade II-listed chimney in a A 200,000 project.


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ABC2 Maryland

Craft brewers describe art of the pumpkin beer

Years ago, if a man uncapped a pumpkin-flavored beer at a Sunday NFL party, it would have likely resulted in endless insults aimed at his masculinity. In 2014, the guy still tipping back Bud Light is fodder.


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Detroit Free Press

Beer prices may rise; blame rain out West

Perrin IPA is poured at Hopcat in Grand Rapids, Mich., on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. / Andre J. Jackson/Detroit Free Press Agricultural growers say above-average rainfall in western states may be hurting this year's crop of barley used in beer.


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Northern Michigan News

Tentative loan agreement reached between Reed City, beer business

A brewmaster and businessman is one step closer to getting Reed City to help him brew up a new downtown business. In August, Kevin Murphy, who purchased downtown business space in 2013, approached the city hoping to secure a loan to finish an extensive remodeling project on the property, which would allow him to open a brew pub and eatery called Red Tail Brewery.


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Droitwich Advertiser

Cheers to inaugural beer festival

RESIDENTS are being invited to drink great ale, enjoy good food and be entertained in some of Studley's finest watering holes, as part of the village's very first beer festival. The community event, which runs from September 26 to 28, sees seven pubs participating this year with the hope that a successful weekend will make the event larger year on year.


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Thu Sep 11, 2014

York Press

New beer guide toasts Yorkshire's best pubs and breweries

In the past year, 170 new breweries have opened, including 18 in Yorkshire, as the country's beer boom continues. It includes details of around 4,500 pubs around the UK, chosen by Camra branches, and 1,285 breweries.


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Best of Sacramento 2014: Arts & Entertainment

Related stories this week: SN&R's Best of 2014 Winners are Here: Our writers and readers share their favorites. Best mouthgasm This isn't just shaved ice: It's fluffy, light as air and instantly melts in your mouth.


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Take the edge off fall with Boulder County's Oktoberfest beers

It must be September, because a fresh batch of Oktoberfest beers are popping up all over town, along with other fall seasonal releases.


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