Category / Weird and Interesting

  • 1 July 2014 - Best Beer HQ

    Who invented beer?

    The quick answer: no-one knows who invented beer! If you wanted to dedicate your next beer to the legendary brewer who started it all, you’re out of luck. That’s right. No-one knows for sure who invented beer. In fact, according to the all-knowing History Channel, it’s even too difficult to attribute the invention of beer […]

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  • 10 June 2014 - Best Beer HQ

    The best beer names in the world

    Everyone has an opinion about what the best beer in the world is – but what about the best beer name? Your mates at Best Beer HQ have taken the liberty of scouring the internet and the bottle shop, looking for the most outrageous, the funniest and the cleverest beer names in the world. What […]

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  • 3 June 2014 - Best Beer HQ

    Top 5 facts about Corona Extra

    Think you know everything there is to know about Corona? Legendary Mexican beer brand Corona is a marketing juggernaut, a veritable sales behemoth and, let’s be honest, not the best beer to grace this green earth. However, it has its time and place – usually at Mexican restaurants alongside a spicy meal, or on a […]

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  • This is one for the true baseball fanatic, a craft beer aged inside the iconic Louisville Slugger maple baseball bats. It seriously doesn’t get much more American than that, surely? Homefront India Pale Ale is what they call it. It was first developed by Fremont Brewing Company and Center of the Universe Brewing Company in […]

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  • At a whopping 67.5% alcohol by volume, aptly-named Scottish beer Snake Venom is currently the strongest beer in the world. Banchory-based brewery Brewmeister has taken the title of strongest beer in the world from previous record-holder ABV Armageddon (also by Brewmeister), which is 65% alcohol by volume. In comparison, your typical bottle of vodka is […]

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