Tag Archives: Shelf life

• Researchers find way to determine if that bottle of unopened champagne is still good

Researchers find way to determine if that bottle of unopened champagne is still good

In the rare case that you have a bottle of unopened bubbly leftover from New Year’s Eve, you have no way to tell if it’ll stay good until you pop the cork and taste it at your next celebration. But scientists are reporting a precise new way for wineries – and their customers – to […]

• Top 10 Female Brewers

Top 10 Female Brewers

Women have been brewing beer since the dawn of time, but their presence within the industry has never been felt more strongly. In ancient Egypt beer was almost entirely brewed by women and it was a German nun who discovered that adding hops to beer would help give it a longer shelf life allowing for beer […]

• Research into bitter beer taste could help increase shelf life

Research into bitter beer taste could help increase shelf life

German scientists claim that new research into the main substances that cause beer to deteriorate over time could unlock secrets to extending shelf life. New research from Munich could help beer keep for longer Writing in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, Thomas Hofmann and colleagues at the Technical University of Munich sought to […]