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PicoBrew Z Series Craft Beer System Does Cold Brew Coffee Too

From the maker who pretty much pioneered easy home craft beer brewing, PicoBrew, comes a new pro-grade, scalable brewing appliance called PicoBrew Z Series Craft Beer Appliance. What makes the Z Series stands out is not just its datacenter-inspired scalability; it is the one appliance that also does cold brew coffee (!) and kombucha, and in batch sizes ranges from a gallon to 10 gallons (3.8-37.9L). Now, that, right there is scalability. Continue reading PicoBrew Z Series Craft Beer System Does Cold Brew Coffee Too

Beck’s Wants To Make Beer Classy With Champagne Glass-shaped Beer Can

When it comes to beer, it is certainly not the go-to alcoholic beverage for classy events like, say, reception of operas, galleries, or black tie event. The impression of beer is that of pubs, bars, man caves, or sporting events. In short, it is never about classiness. If anything, beer conjures up of rowdy crowd often in a state of drunken stupor. However, German brewery, Beck’s, wants to change this “undesirable” image/perception and it is starting with a special edition Beck’s canned beer that bears the shape of an elegant champagne glass called Le Beck’s. Snazzy. Continue reading Beck’s Wants To Make Beer Classy With Champagne Glass-shaped Beer Can

You Can Soon Experience What Beer Tastes Like Two Hundred Years Ago

While beer is result of a complex fermentation process, it does not get better with age like spirits and whiskey. So, it is safe to say that consuming beers that have been kept for centuries is potentially deadly, but that won’t be the risk you will be taking with The Wreck Preservation Ale. The product name may not hint of its age-old history, but The Wreck is actually 220 years old beer created by people of today and the “today’s people” is Australian brewery James Squire. Continue reading You Can Soon Experience What Beer Tastes Like Two Hundred Years Ago

Look, Philippe Starck Design Beer Too And It’s Called Starck Beer With OLT

Philippe Starck, the French design extraordinaire who have lent his touches to countless products across a wide spectrum of disciplines (including hotels for 30 years now!), together with Sebastien Blaquière of Brasserie d’Oit unveiled Starck Beer With OLT. Yes. You heard that right. Philippe Starck can now add beer to his illustrious portfolio. And yes. It is the Starck. The crisp, golden adult beverage is artisan-ally brewed with precise dosages and composition, using carefully selected raw materials, such as malts from organic farming, hops and water from the Boraides of the Aubrac region, to result in a certified organic beer. The beer is than bottled in a contemporary, striking and yet minimalistic glass bottle designed by, you guessed it, the celebrated designer himself. Continue reading Look, Philippe Starck Design Beer Too And It’s Called Starck Beer With OLT

Apparently, Oreo-flavored Beer Is Not Only A Thing, But It Is A Huge Thing

Do you like stout, specifically chocolate milk stout? Do you like Oreo cookies too? Well, we have good news for you if you love both, because Richmond, Virginia brewer, The Veil Brewing Co., has unveiled a new flavor of alcoholic beverage, called Hornswoggler Chocolate Milk Stout with Oreos, that marries both of your love. Yep. You heard right. It is indeed a holy (or unholy, depending on how you look at it) matrimony between two seemingly unrelated loves of man. Continue reading Apparently, Oreo-flavored Beer Is Not Only A Thing, But It Is A Huge Thing

Pico Is A Complete Automated Brewing System That Makes 5L Of Beer In 2 Hours

Holiday season means if you don’t stock up on beer stash, you will have a hard time getting some if they run out when most of the stores are closed. However, that’s a non-issue if you brew it yourself. Though so, home brewing is never an easy process. It can get quite messy at times. This is where Seattle-based PicoBrew’s latest dead-simple-to-use-and-won’t-bust-your-bank-account home brewer called Pico, comes in. Pico is sleek, sophisticated, has a small footprint – no bigger than some home expresso machine, and most importantly, it is super easy to use. Continue reading Pico Is A Complete Automated Brewing System That Makes 5L Of Beer In 2 Hours

This Is How You Order Beer Like A Local In These Countries

We heard of a story about a Chinese artisan who was so immersed in his work that he never stopped to drink water until break time and when he do drink, he drank only Chinese tea (and he was a very old man, btw). Strange. Perhaps, it was his passion tea and his preference of not wanting to enjoy the beverage he love under the sun where he worked. So, I imagine beer devotees would be more or the less be the same even as they jet set around the world. Continue reading This Is How You Order Beer Like A Local In These Countries

ManCan Lets You Enjoy Your Favorite Cold, Crisp Beer Even In The Wild

For those who consumes beer like water, chances are you are not going to enjoy outdoor life as much. Your heart may tell you to get your ass out into the wild, but your love for booze tells you that you are probably going feel terrible trekking with withdrawal symptom from this crisp, golden, fermented beverage. But that’s a worry before ManCan comes along. ManCan is, as its creator described, “a personal keg system that keeps your favorite beer fresh, carbonated, and delicious,” right on your back. You are damn right it is portable, very portable, which means no matter how remote you are, you will never be without your favorite beer. Continue reading ManCan Lets You Enjoy Your Favorite Cold, Crisp Beer Even In The Wild

Stoneware Growler Goes Back to Basic, Could be the Most Stylish Growler Yet

If you believe in consuming your favorite craft beer in style, then a pretty and stylish growler is a must and if so, you may want to give this uber cool-looking growler, dubbed Stoneware Growler, by Orange Vessel a thought. Inspired by old juicejugs, Stoneware Growler features a ring-style handle, seamlessly integrated to the bottle, to provide a the best grip possible for carrying and pouring. The vintage design is coupled with a modern, hinged closer that promised to keep your beer fresher for longer over traditional screw-top variety. Continue reading Stoneware Growler Goes Back to Basic, Could be the Most Stylish Growler Yet

This Beer Gadget Will Make Store-Bought Beer Tastes Like Craft Beer

Beer connoisseurs accept nothing but craft beers, well mostly, but the truth is, not everyone has time to hit up their local watering holes for a pint or two on regularly basis and therefore, the next best thing for their booze fix would be those off-the-shelf bottled or canned booze. Another option is to craft your own beer at home, but why would you do that if you can turn ‘sub-par’ bottled and canned beer into craft quality brew? As magical as it may sounds, that’s exactly what Fizzics will do and the real kicker here is, it can do that magic anywhere, anytime. Continue reading This Beer Gadget Will Make Store-Bought Beer Tastes Like Craft Beer