Tag Archives: Draught beer

• This gadget makes crappy beer taste like a delicious draft pour

This gadget makes crappy beer taste like a delicious draft pour

It’s 4:15 in the afternoon, and I’m standing in a conference room in my office. I’ve had more than a few beers. My normal day is a little less Don Draper, but on this particular afternoon I’m testing out the Fizzics, a quirky little gadget that promises to improve the flavor of any beer by […]

• You no longer have to live without these: Beer Jelly Bellies

You no longer have to live without these: Beer Jelly Bellies

If there’s one thing that Jelly Belly is good at (besides feeding our sugar addictions) is putting unexpectedly accurate flavors into their candies. Yes, these jelly beans taste just like draft beer. Sadly, they’re non-alcoholic.

• Is this a good idea? Beer on tap at the gas station

Is this a good idea? Beer on tap at the gas station

Beer on tap has come to the gas station. Customers can now fill their tank and a growler of beer at the same time. “It is absolutely wonderful. I’m glad they finally thought of it,” said Dawn Durham, a customer at the Four Sons convenience store at Alma School and Baseline in Mesa. Instead of […]

• How Long You Have to Work Minimum Wage For One Beer

How Long You Have to Work Minimum Wage For One Beer

No matter where in the world you live, you’re working for the weekend. How much you can enjoy said weekend, though, varies greatly from country to country. Meet Quartz’s Beer Index. It’ll make you glad you’re not in Georgia. The full chart, below, shows just how many hours you have to work at mimimum wage […]

• About time! Jelly Belly Unveils Beer-Flavored Jelly Bean

About time! Jelly Belly Unveils Beer-Flavored Jelly Bean

Jelly Belly unveiled one of its latest flavors this weekend – beer. The Fairfield-based candy giant says a beer bean has been sought after by fans for years, so Jelly Belly decided to deliver. Three years went into finding the right flavor for Draft Beer, according to development manager Ambrose Lee. Since there are as […]

• Maintaining clean beer lines ensures tap taste quality

Maintaining clean beer lines ensures tap taste quality

Beer line cleaning entrepreneur ensures that taste is quality. Caught in a job layoff when the nation’s economy tanked, Willie Priaulx found a new career in a really lousy glass of beer. Priaulx (pronounced PREE-oh) founded Draught Line, a tap beer line cleaning business, about a year ago. That bad beer was served up during […]

• UK: Society of Independent Brewers holds 5-day celebration

UK: Society of Independent Brewers holds 5-day celebration

The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) is holding a £15,000 five-day celebration of the UK’s craft brewing industry in Nottingham next month. New competition Craft Beer in Keg will be launched, followed by the annual National Finals for cask and bottled beers and the SIBA Champions Beer Festival. “Our National Beer Competition has become a […]

• The Beer Mapping Project: Resource of breweries, brew pubs & top notch liquor stores all mapped out precisely on Google maps

The Beer Mapping Project: Resource of breweries, brew pubs & top notch liquor stores all mapped out precisely on Google maps

If you can’t find a brew or a brew pub while you’re on the road, it doesn’t exist!