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Armageddon: Knocking back the world's strongest beer?

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by Baz in Articles, Featured

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 11:01

A Scottish micro brewer in Aberdeenshire has produced the World's Strongest Beer which, at 65 per cent alcohol, is stronger than whisky or brandy.

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Nun caught on camera stealing beer!

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by Baz in Articles, Featured, Videos

Monday, October 15, 2012 at 06:15

Unaware of the other 'eye above' with a photographic memory keeping a close watch on the fridge, a nun saunters past and casually pockets a can of her favourite brew. The 'perp' obviously felt some guilt as she picks up another can when heading back down the aisle and looks as though she intends to pay for.it, just to make it even. So here is the big question, have ...

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How to open a bottle of beer with another bottle of beer using only one hand.

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by Dexter in Articles, Know Your Equipment, Videos

Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 10:50

This is impressive but I'm wondering if you have to drink Beck's to be able to do it.

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Beer Can Chicken Debunked. A waste of good beer

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by Dexter in Articles, Cooking Tips

Monday, July 2, 2012 at 10:00

American blogger "Meathead" debunks the myths around cooking chicken with a can of beer shoved up its cavity. "Meathead" begins his article with a very relevant question. Have you ever seen a "Beer Can Chicken" on a restaurant menu? The answer to that question is most likely not, (if you have seen it on a restaurant menu, please let us know). The reason is most likely because roasting a chicken with a can of beer does little to enhance the flavour of a chicken. But ...

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How to pour beer, the right way!

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by Baz in Articles, Cooking Tips

Friday, June 8, 2012 at 11:00

Too little head or too much? How to pour beer! Yes, there is a right way and plenty of wrong ways. You may be stripping out some of the carbon dioxide, losing the aromatics or not putting enough head on it. The type of beer you are drinking can be adversely affected in different ways. A little ...

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Braai Tips: Cooking Boerewors, managing flare ups and essential equipment

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by Dexter in Articles, Braai Tips, Cooking Tips

Friday, June 1, 2012 at 07:00

Essential braai tips, especially with regards to wasting beer on those flare ups. Andrew Morganthal from "Wines of South Africa" recommends cooking your boerewors with a clamp rack, this makes turning the meat very easy as opposed to using tongs. The very nature of the shape of boerewors can make turning the sausage a little cumbersome at times, unless of course you are a Braai Master. Dealing with flare ups can be tricky if you don' ...

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Critical Man Skills! How to open beer with your forearm.

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by Dexter in Articles, Know Your Equipment, Videos

Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 04:39

Okay, it's time for some man stuff and critical skills that will both amaze and impress your friends. If you meet a girl who is impressed by this new found skill, marry her. How to open beer with your forearm. Oh and one more very important thing, it's a twist cap bottle that he is using, Please don't be an idiot and try this with a cap that needs a bottle opener. ...

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Too much or too little head is a bad thing. Do you want to find out how to pour a beer the right way...

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by Dexter in Articles, Braai Tips, Cooking Tips, Know Your Ingredients

Friday, January 13, 2012 at 10:00

The key to getting the right amount of head on your beer is all in the angle of your glass and the pour point of the bottle. Keep a clean glass at a 45 degree angle and pour from an inch above the lip. The beer should be heating the glass in the centre and then as it fills straighten the glass to build the head.

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How to open a bottle of beer with paper.

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by Dexter in Articles, Know Your Equipment, Videos

Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 11:00

It has happened to all of us, steaming hot day, cold beer and no bottle opener. Here's what to do if you have a some paper.

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The Bavaria spoof on Heineken's 'Walk in Fridge"

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by Dexter in Articles, Commercials, Food Around The World, Videos

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 15:04

The Heineken Walk in Fridge commercial was one of the best of it's genre but as always with adverts that good, someone is always going to try and get mileage out of it, like Bavaria did with this.

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