|You don't say.....
Organic beer production emits substantially
more greenhouse gases than ordinary beer,
according to a Copenhagen University thesis
which concludes that organic beer production
emitted 12 percent more gases than
Undeterred by the above report, Adnams
Brewery has launched what it calls the first
carbon neutral beer brewed in the UK. They
claim that the beer, East Green, is 25% less
carbon intensive to produce than other beers
and is the equivalent of taking six cars off the
road a year. Only Al Gore knows who is right.
Oskar Blues Brewery remains the fastest
growing brewery in the nation, increasing its
beer production by 51% in the past twelve
months. The company -- the nation's first
hand-canning craft brewery makes Dale's
Pale Ale, Old Chub Scottish Style Ale,
Gordon, and Ten FIDY Imperial Stout
|3 Reasons to Drink Beer
1. Moderate consumption can make
men who drink it have a 30 to 35
percent less likely chance of having a
heart attack than abstainers.
2. Beer raises good cholesterol. It
apparently also has a positive effect on
the lining of blood vessels.
3. Lower dementia rates were reported
by adults over age 65 who drank one to
six alcoholic beverages over a week
than their abstaining counterparts. S
Sixpoint Craft Ales announced the
release of the "Hop Obama" ale. The
company asks that " all supporters of
the democratic process hoist a glass of
this limited-edition beer that was
brewed in tribute Senator Barack
Obama's presidential campaign". As of
now there are no beers officially
supporting Senators Clinton or McCain.
A new CNN poll among voters who
prefer beer to wine showed McCain has
a 6 percent edge over Clinton and a 8
percent edge over Obama.
|Ya gotta love these guys
“Fermentation and civilization are
"An alcoholic is someone you don’t like
who drinks just as much as you do.”
"“Beer is the center of everything.
Everything revolves around beer. When
you drink beer, everything revolves.
Therefore beer is the center of
“Beer, it’s the best damn drink in the world.”
"When I realized that I had turned out to be
a lousy, two-bit pool hustler and drunk, I
wasn't depressed at all. I was glad to have a
“I think a man ought to get drunk at least
twice a year just on principle, so he won’t
let himself get snotty about it.”
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