When Manchester United and Liverpool Launched Their Own Lagers, and Failed

While it may seem implausible now, some of the biggest clubs in England once attempted to brand their own tinnies. Accused of encouraging hooliganism and drunkenness, they were forced to back down.


Brewing Beer Has Always Been a Woman's Game

Women have been brewing beer since the days of ancient Egypt, and it was only after the Black Plague that it fell into the hands of men. Thankfully, women are now reclaiming an industry that was pretty much birthed by them.


What to Eat and Drink at a Summer Music Festival

Do you subscribe to the sex, drugs, and sausage rolls festival-osophy that dictates everything you eat must be deep-fried and served on a polystyrene tray? Or maybe you actually want that clean and green smoothie bowl.


"There Is a Human Need to Get Fucked Up": Wild Beasts Unravel the British Night Out

In light of their new album 'Boy King,' I took the band to a pub to explore about how every one of us changes when the sun goes down.


Scientists Are Genetically Modifying Their Way to New Types of Beer

From brews to biofuels, this new method for making hybrid yeasts will have its perks.


Craftwerk: Brooklyn Brewery

In the inaugural episode of our new series Craftwerk, meet Steve Hindy and Garrett Oliver, the duo behind Brooklyn Brewery.


See-Through Yoga Pants Purveyor Lululemon Now Has a Craft Beer

Sure, you might not expect a company making skinny-girl athletic wear to start producing its own lager, but life is full of surprises.


A Pennsylvania Brewery Is Naming a Beer After Joe Paterno—And Everyone Wants It

As the dust has largely settled around Joe Paterno—the late Penn State football coach who became embroiled in the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal of 2011—a Pittsburgh-based brewery is releasing a beer in honor of ol' JoePa. And nobody is...


The VICE Guide to Drinking in Britain

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Craft Beer in Japan

Host Yuka Uchida explores Tokyo's booming craft beer scene, from passion fruit-infused lagers to hand-pumped black ales to microbrews served in a refurbished shipping container. Yuka and her pal Ogi sample enough beer to earn the title of beer otaku...


A Tribute to Michael Jackson on the Other Michael Jackson's Birthday

Today is the King of Pop's birthday, so it’s only fitting to pay tribute to the other Michael Jackson, the King of Beer (writers). In case you have no idea who we're talking about, he's the dude who influenced your base knowledge—or your local bar's...


MUNCHIES Guide to Oaxaca - Part 1

Watch our first episode of MUNCHIES Guide to Oaxaca, where VICE Mexico editor and host Daniel Hernandez dives right into the belly of Oaxacan food with a visit to one of the region's oldest markets.