Inside India’s Secret Movement of Homebrewers
A small but growing community of people has been geeking out in their kitchens, producing small-batch beers and secretly meeting up to swap tasting notes.
Man in Japan Faces Charges After Selling $3 North Korean Beer for $148
The seemingly innocent grift of reselling a beer allegedly violated Japan's Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act.
Man Sues TGI Friday’s for Not Listing Drink Prices on the Menu
The man was appalled that a Stella Artois cost him... five dollars?
German City Foils Neo-Nazi Festival by Confiscating All of Its Beer
Cops confiscated more than 4000 litres of beer from the Sword and Shield festival in Ostritz, while activists bought out the local supermarkets' stock.
Man Sues Brewery After Pink Beer Promotion Made Him Feel 'Forced to Identify as Female'
Thomas Bower told BrewDog that he believed he'd been the victim of sex discrimination.
Mexico City Legislator Proposes Ban on the Sale of Cold Beer
If the beer is warm, people won’t drink in public—or that’s the idea, at least.
People Rate Beer More Highly if They Think it's Made by a Man, Study Says
“There’s an assumption that your woman-made craft beer, screwdriver, or roof rack just won’t be as good.”
All the Reasons You Shouldn’t Drink When You’re Depressed
Alcohol has immediate and long-term negative effects that can exacerbate depression—and far outweigh any benefits.
Booze Without the Booze Is the Most Bizarre 2019 Trend So Far
Zero-alcohol beers and spirits are finding shelf space around the world.
15 Cans of Beer Saved a Guy In Vietnam From Alcohol Poisoning
Doctors treated a severe case of methanol poisoning with a strong dose of brewskis.
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Here’s All the Cool New Booze You Will be Drinking in 2019
It’s all made in India.
The Life of a Retired Sumo Wrestler
In this VICE Sports exclusive, we visit with two retired rikishis to get their take on life after sumo.