What Does ABV and IBU Mean?

Though enjoying a quality craft beer is simple enough to do, brewing it to perfection is quite another story. It can take years of effort and lots of batches of beer to create a delicious brew. The more you understand about the beer you’re drinking, the more you can fully appreciate it in all of … Read more

Does Beer Expire?

We’ve all cleaned out our fridge only to find a dusty, forgotten beer bottle in its depths. Should you reward your cleaning efforts and discovery by popping the cap and taking a swig? Or should you toss it to avoid a disgusting mouthful of expired beer? That’s what we’re here to answer. Can Beer Really … Read more

Can I Drink Beer After Getting The COVID Vaccine?

Can beer and COVID vaccinations be friends? The best answer falls somewhere in between. So long as you’re not doing keg stands, I’m happy to inform you that yes, you can drink beer after getting the COVID vaccination. That is, so long as it’s done in moderation. Now the definition of moderation may be confusing … Read more

Can You Get Drunk on Alcohol Free Beer?

It’s not an unreasonable assumption: if something is going to be labelled as alcohol-free, surely that’s exactly what it should be. Yet in the case of alcohol-free beer, you’re not quite getting what you think. That’s because alcohol-free beer may contain a very small amount of alcohol – under 0.05% by volume. This is generally … Read more

How Many Calories Are There in a Pint of Beer?

Sadly, for us beer fans, it can be tough to maintain a svelte figure. A great way to trim the fat is to hold yourself accountable and to count your calories. I’m not saying you should stop drinking altogether. But knowing how many calories you’re putting into your body can be a great way to … Read more