| Nov 5, 2012
| 6:39 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Brewing company Anheuser-Busch has asked movie studio Paramount Pictures to obscure all images of Budweiser beer in the film "Flight," which is about an airline pilot who is accused of drinking and includes scenes showing him...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Sweaty outlaw-types laboring over backyard stills. Fake drawers and secret compartments. Beat cops who look like Sean Connery, bribes, speakeasies, secret knocks, mobsters and weird afflictions like blindness and "jake leg."
Moonshine 101, right?...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 5:31 AM
PETOSKEY -- Times are hopping for brewers of craft beers in Michigan.
While beers produced by international companies such as Anheuser-Busch Inbev, SABMiller and Molson Coors still hold a major share of the Michigan market, smaller brewers based within...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 5:51 AM
FREDERIKSTED, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands - The Estate Whim Museum provides a look at what life was like 250 years ago on a sugar-cane island.
It includes the plantation house, slave quarters, outlying buildings, a towering windmill and the remains of...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 2:58 PM
Linda Losey is in love. With limoncello. And as with many passionate love affairs, it all started in Italy.
Losey lives in Baltimore but co-owns Bloomery Plantation Distillery, a year-old distillery on 12 woodsy acres near Charles Town, W.Va.
| Aug 29, 2012
| 2:28 PM
1865 - Carl Jeppson is born in the province of Skane, Sweden.
1867- D.J. Bielzoff opens a distillery in Chicago.
Mid - 1880’s- Carl Jeppson emigrates from Ystad, Sweden, to Chicago’s Swedish area near Clyborn/Division. He marries and opens a...
| Jun 9, 2012
MOUNT VERNON, Va. — If it looks like scotch whisky, smells like scotch whisky and tastes like scotch whisky, then it must be scotch whisky, right? Well, sort of.
When it's made in the United States, specifically at George Washington's Distillery...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:25 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo -- For the first time in 15 years, the Springfield Brewing Company is getting into the mass production game. A group of investors bought the company last November. When the Paul Mueller Company owned it, the brewery itself was mainly...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Sierra Nevada won't be building a brewery in the New River Valley.
The company announced Wednesday that it will build its East Coast brewery near Asheville, N.C.
A site in Christiansburg had been in the running.
Here is the news release from Sierra...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 2:58 PM
Once, Baltimoreans could stop by the corner tavern and take away a container of their favorite brew, straight from the tap. The sound those pails made as they slid empty down the bar for refills is said to be how they got their name.
Growlers, which in...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:10 PM
When Baltimore brewpub owners Don Kelly and Justin Dvorkin were looking to expand, Howard County grabbed their attention.
They now plan to open the second location of The Alehouse in Columbia, which will join their Pratt Street location.
"It's a great...