beer

Dreamstime
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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Tickets are still available for OktoBEARfest, a beer festival featuring more than 100 brews from nearly 50 breweries.
Philadelphia Zoo
John McDevitt
September 12, 2018 - 5:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Calling all beer lovers — actually, bear lovers. Well, both. If you like animals and beer, the Philadelphia Zoo is hosting a fundraiser Saturday from 5 to 8:30 p.m. for a 21-and-over crowd. Tickets are still available for OktoBEARfest , a beer festival featuring more...
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Iron Hill Brewery is getting ready to open its first Philadelphia location in Center City
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John McDevitt
August 04, 2018 - 11:01 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Iron Hill Brewery is getting ready to open its first Philadelphia location in Center City in September. The new restaurant will be Iron Hill's 15th location, on Market Street between 11th and 12th streets. The beer tanks are in. The kitchen is being assembled. John...
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The Philadelphia Zoo
John McDevitt | KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
June 20, 2018 - 4:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There will be all kinds of hops at the Philadelphia Zoo this weekend, from the animated animals to the sudsy brews. The Philadelphia Zoo will be closing at 3 p.m. Saturday to get ready for one of its annual fundraisers later that evening. Tickets are still available...
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England supporters celebrate Harry Kane's winning goal as fans watch the World Cup soccer match between Tunisia and England at the Lord Raglan Pub in London.
Nigel French/PA via AP
June 20, 2018 - 4:03 pm
LONDON (AP) — No beer at this time of year? A British trade group says there's a shortage of carbon dioxide in Northern Europe, sparking fears that drinks may lack fizz just as thirsty soccer fans fill pubs for the World Cup. Gavin Partington, director-general of the British Soft Drinks Association...
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Philly Beer Week Opening Tap 2018 at the Fillmore in Fishtown
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Andrew Kramer
June 02, 2018 - 9:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - The keg is tapped, and Philly Beer Week 2018 has officially begun! Massive crowds filled The Fillmore in Fishtown for Opening Tap Friday night. Many in attendance are what you call serious beer drinkers. "It's like religion," said Eli. "And I'm a Rabbi." "More than...
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Dreamstime
Paul Kurtz
May 16, 2018 - 7:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Organizers of Philly Beer Week are making final preparations for the 10-day event that attracts beer lovers from all over the world. An official mayoral proclamation kicked off the 11th edition of the event, which describes itself as "not your typical bro-like beer...
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Iron Hill Brewery
John McDevitt
May 02, 2018 - 6:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There's one brew to rule them all, and the winner will be announced Thursday evening in Nashville. Thousands of craft beer entries from 34 countries are being scored by 300 judges at the Craft Brewers Conference and Beer Expo in Tennessee. The World Beer Cup, as it's...
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Parks on Tap, a traveling beer garden, opened April 26.
John McDevitt | KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
April 26, 2018 - 4:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The beginning of warm weather opens doors to beer gardens across the city. And this summer, you have 23 opportunities to enjoy some brews in Philadelphia's parks. Parks on Tap , a traveling beer garden, is back for its third season. The program will venture out among...
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