• 22 July 2014 - Best Beer HQ

    Beer and breweries in New Zealand

    In spite of its reputation as a world-class purveyor of wine, New Zealand is in actual fact largely a nation of beer lovers. Beer accounts for more than 60% of total alcohol sales and, at around 75.5 litres of beer consumed per person per year, New Zealand ranks 21st in the world in terms of […]

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  • How authentic is that foreign beer you’re drinking? Does it even matter? While once upon a time it was a given that when you order a fancy foreign beer in the pub you would be getting the real deal – an imported beer with more air miles than you have – nowadays that beer mightn’t […]

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  • 15 July 2014 - Best Beer HQ

    Beer spotlight: Heineken

    Is Heineken the most famous beer in the world? You’d certainly be hard-pressed to find another beer that spends as much on marketing. There’s Heineken Cup rugby, the Champions League is brought to you by Heineken, there’s a tennis tournament in New Zealand, a music festival in Poland, and even James Bond now orders a […]

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  • 10 July 2014 - Best Beer HQ

    How to store beer like a pro

    5 simple tips for storing beer in a cellar or fridge… Whether you’re an amateur home brewer or you’re looking to start your own beer cellar, it’s important that you know how to store your beer correctly. After all, beer is a precious commodity and you don’t want to risk ruining it. Follow these 5 […]

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  • “Great beer just got better with new Beer Days beer boxes!” So says the press release put out by Beer Days, a new craft beer delivery service in Australia that promises to deliver the best craft beers directly to your front door. Beer boxes from Beer Days feature the very best, hard-to-find and limited release […]

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