|Strip Club Micro Brewery
America's first strip club micro brewery has just
opened in Dayton, Ohio. It's called Pinups and
Pints. So far the concept has been and
When asked about the impact the craft beer is
having on business, owner Jay Conrad said, “It’s
been great. We’ve been having people come out
for the beer.” Alisha, a bartender, noted a similar
occurrence: “People are interested in
the beer. It’s fun to have more to offer.”
Mr. Conrad transformed a former dreary strip
club into a modern looking, impressive building
and then installed a 15-gallon brewery setup
with a high-end SABCO computerized
homebrewing system in the bar’s back room.
Best Beer Bars In USA
Brewers Association announces their
2014 Great American Beer Bars. These are the
overall top 5 vote getter out of each respective
region and listed in alphabetical order
· Beer Stein Bottle Shop & Pub, Eugene OR
· Cloverleaf Tavern, Caldwell, NJ
· Falling Rock Tap House, Denver, CO
· HopCat, Grand Rapids, MI
· Mekong Restaurant & Bar. Richmond.VA
|You don't say.....
Cask ale volume sales in England grew by 1.1% in 2013
and 1.4% so far in 2014. If those sound like small figures,
bear in mind that total on-trade beer volumes fell last year -
cask ale is doing 4.5% better than beer in pubs overall.
Somehow beer was included with luxury items such as
personal airplanes, high-end cars and yachts, in the last
increase in excise taxes. Each of those taxes was eventually
reduced, with the exception of the one on beer — hardly an
elitist luxury — which has remains at twice its historic rate.
A fan at the most recent Washington Redskins home game
purchased a Bottle of Budweiser that was adorned with a
World Cup logo. Only problem is the football game was
being played about 2 1/2 months after the World Cup ended
and 3 1/2 months after the tournament started.
Hey, for only $9 a bottle what did he expect?
The number of school-age children drinking alcohol in
England has fallen to the lowest level since records began.
The decline has been long, steady and consistent.
Canada has had the smallest crop since the 1960s. The US,
as well as Europe and Australia are expecting lower yields
this year, too. Result - beer prices will rise. Boo!
A study at the Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State Univ.
found that Xanthohumol, a type of flavonoid found in hops
has been shown to improve cognitive function in young
mice. No word about peopl, young or old, however.
|Ya gotta love these guys
"Stay busy, get plenty of exercise, and don't drink
too much beer. Then again, don't drink too little.”
"If four or five guys tell you that you're drunk, even
though you know you haven't had a thing to drink,
the least you can do is to lie down a little while.”
“At dinner the host offered me some grapes. I told
him I am not accustomed to take my wine in pills.”
When the wine is in, the wit is out.”
“I drink beer because I don't like to
keep things bottled up."
“Beer, if you are seeking the truth, is better than a
lie detector. It encourages a man to be expansive,
even reckless, while lie detectors are only a
challenge to tell lies successfully.”
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