Reading Viaduct
Rasa Kaye
January 14, 2019 - 1:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Sustainability news site Green Philly enters its second decade this year. Started as a blog by co-founder Julie Hancher in 2008 to educate and empower its readers and "spread the green gospel minus the boring," it continues its mission of making a sustainable...
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Bud Light nutrition label
Bud Light via AP
January 11, 2019 - 2:56 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Beer drinkers can't claim blissful ignorance for much longer. Starting next month, packages of Bud Light will have prominent labels showing the beer's calories and ingredients as well as the amount of fat, carbohydrates and protein in a serving. Bud Light is likely the first of many...
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A Manatawny Stillworks tasting room on East Passyunk Avenue in South Philadelphia.
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
January 11, 2019 - 12:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the federal offices closed because of the partial government shutdown is the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau. Workers approve beer, wine and spirits labels for market. But that process has been corked, and new small-batch releases are not allowed to...
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Interior views of small micro brewery processing and storage.
Mike Dougherty
December 24, 2018 - 4:00 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Several states allow people to bring dogs inside microbreweries. New Jersey is not one of them, but lawmakers there are working to change that in an effort to boost business. After speaking with several constituents, New Jersey State Senator Kip Bateman says he decided...
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A California brewery's fundraiser for wildfire victims has gone viral
Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
December 04, 2018 - 4:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A brewery's fundraiser for California wildfire relief has gone viral. Sierra Nevada and other Northern California-based breweries barely avoided the destructive firestorms, but many of their workers lost everything. Sierra Nevada Owner Ken Grossman's response was to...
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The Winter Reserve Coffee Stout uses Wawa's new Winter Blend coffee.
John McDevitt
November 29, 2018 - 3:57 pm
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Two Delaware County-based businesses have partnered to create a new limited-edition brew. Back in October, brewers and sales team members at 2SP Brewing Company in Aston were sitting around and debating about what new beers they should brew and debut, and an...
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FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2018, file photo, cases of Pabst Blue Ribbon and Coors Light are stacked next to each other in a Milwaukee liquor store.
AP Photo/Ivan Moreno, File
November 28, 2018 - 10:48 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — MillerCoors and Pabst Brewing Co. settled a lawsuit Wednesday in which the hipster's brand of choice claimed the bigger brewer lied about its ability to continue brewing Pabst's beers to put that company out of business. The settlement came as jurors were ending their second day of...
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wine with dinner
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Justin Udo
November 22, 2018 - 12:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Thanksgiving ranks as one of the most popular drinking days of the year, and a few spirits stand out above the rest. Turkey and stuffing usually help complete the traditional holiday dinner. And afterwards, many people opt for a slice of pie or two. But in some homes...
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Miller High Life has revealed its limited-release Champagne-sized bottles nationwide.
Miller High Life
Rachel Kurland
November 09, 2018 - 12:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you've ever wanted to say you're "poppin' bottles" but really cracking open another beer , Miller High Life is here for you. Miller High Life has revealed its limited-release Champagne-sized bottles nationwide. The custom bottles hold 750 milliliters of beer, which...
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October 15, 2018 - 6:02 pm
By Susan Scutti (CNN) — Beer is the prom king of alcoholic beverages, winning the popularity contest in terms of total volumes drunk. And because its main ingredient, barley, is sensitive to extreme drought and heat, climate change will cause undue pain for all who love their lager, new research...
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