On Monday the 17th of October, 1814, one of history’s strangest industrial tragedies struck the St. Giles borough of London. The event, which would later become known as the London Beer Flood, claimed the lives of 8 people, as well as injuring many more and causing damage to multiple houses and buildings in the area.
Guinness is one of the most popular beers in the world – and with good reason! As an Irish classic, it’s no wonder people from all over the world visit Dublin to see the headquarters. Find out the history of this delicious beer with these 30 amazing facts!
Drinking is one of mankind’s oldest pastimes. Did you know that the world’s oldest known recipe is one for beer? That’s right; alcohol has a long history and a great significance in mankind’s modern society - but what about in the animal kingdom? Well, lets take a look!
Have you ever smelt a glass of wine and been enchanted by the scent? If you’d like to learn how wine is made, here’s all the facts you need. Wine making is a natural process that requires little human intervention. There are five steps to making a good wine, and here they are: Harvesting Grapes, […]
If you have a few minutes spare, check out these twenty-one amazing facts about alcohol! Other than water and tea, beer is the world’s most popular beverage. Until 1970, daily rum rashions were given to British Sailors for over 300 years. The 18th amendment triggered prohibition making it illegal to transport, manufacture and sell alcohol […]
There are only four pubs acceptable to go to in my town, and none of them appear in the list of the top 10 most popular pub names in the UK. A survey by CAMRA in 2007 reveals a list of the ten most popular pub names in the UK. This list isn’t exact because […]
Everyone likes an alcoholic drink now and then, some more often than others. How many of you drink Budweiser? I’m guessing quite a few of you that actually drink alcohol will drink Budweiser. I know this because one out of every three beers served in the United States is Budweiser. Budweiser now has fourteen different […]
Ever needed to be somewhere but cant make it because of a hangover? Here are a few things you could try which could make your day go on as planned. There are many ways to get over a hangover, although it’s mainly down to what you eat and drink. Avoid caffeine, drinking tea, coffee and […]