Tag Archives: Daily Mail

• Break Out The Barbie! Beer-Marinated Meat Lowers Cancer Risk!

Break Out The Barbie! Beer-Marinated Meat Lowers Cancer Risk!

Marinating meat in pilsner or black beers before throwing them on a coal-fired grill can apparently help lower potentially harmful amounts of carcinogens. A study has concluded that letting meat sit in beer for a few hours can reduce levels of Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), which have been linked to colorectal cancer. According to the […]

• Brewery Launches Gimmicky Smoked Goat Brain Zombie Beer

Brewery Launches Gimmicky Smoked Goat Brain Zombie Beer

A Philadelphia brewery has released a new American pale stout infused with smoked goat brains in tribute to the hit US TV show, The Walking Dead. The Dock Street Brewing Company said the goat brains, which are cooked over hot coals before being added to the beer mix, give an “intriguing, subtle smoke” flavour to […]

• Huh? Give up booze for January? Are you doing this?

Huh? Give up booze for January? Are you doing this?

“Drynuary” is a very stupid name for a very smart tradition: abstaining from alcohol for the month of January. Though the practice of periodically abstaining from alcohol is probably as old as alcohol itself, the term “Drynuary” was coined in 2007 by John Ore, who has written about the practice (often collaboratively with fellow writer […]

• London bartenders use oak smoke water for flavour

London bartenders use oak smoke water for flavour

London mixologists have started adding instant smokey flavours to cocktails using water. According to The Daily Mail, barman are beginning to accentuate the smokiness of Scotch or add an oaked character to vodka-based drinks using a product called Oak Smoked Water from Halen Môn. In particular, London dim-sum chain of restaurants Ping Pong are using the smoked water […]

• Artist creates nude portraits with wine corks. Why didn’t you think of that?

Artist creates nude portraits with wine corks. Why didn’t you think of that?

Artist Conrad Engelhardt has created a series of racy portraits using old wine corks donated by London restaurants. Each portrait uses between 2,000 and 5,000 corks and Engelhardt also uses staples to arrange the corks on artist boards. Engelhardt told the Daily Mail: “My wife and I have always enjoyed drinking wine, and collected corks […]

• Good news for the weekend! Vitamin in beer makes you stronger

Good news for the weekend! Vitamin in beer makes you stronger

Beer may contain a vitamin, which can help fight obesity and improve muscle strength, according to scientists. According to the researchers, the ‘miracle molecule’, which has been found in milk may also be present in beer and some other foods, has no side effects and could even lengthen lifespan. The problem is that the molecule, […]

• Hallelujah! Beer can prevent osteoporosis in women

Hallelujah! Beer can prevent osteoporosis in women

Older women could protect themselves against osteoporosis in later life by drinking a pint of beer a day, according to new research. A new study has shown that ale is an ideal source of dietary silicon, which is crucial in the formation of new bone. Although silicon is contained in some plants and beans, one […]

• New booze vaccine, to treat alcoholism, gives terrible hangover

New booze vaccine, to treat alcoholism, gives terrible hangover

A vaccine that helps alcoholics kick the habit by triggering a terrible hangover is undergoing animal trials. The vaccine would increase nausea, accelerate heartbeats, induce sweating and a general feeling of unease. Chilean researchers have already successfully tested the vaccine on rats who were dependent on alcohol and got them to halve their consumption. They […]