Posts Tagged ‘budweiser’

We all know that mainstream American beers do not have the best reputation for quality and taste in the world.  The same can be said of the UK mainstream lagers such as Fosters, Carlsberg and Carling as well, but at least they are officially weak and tasteless.  Revelations came out a few weeks ago regarding […]

One of my heroes is the late great comedian Bill Hicks who died nearly 20 years ago just as his career was about to really take off at the age of 32 from pancreatic cancer.   Among an extensive body of excellent work, he did a sketch about George Bush Senior waiting until he was out […]

After 2 weeks in Majorca, Its good to back in the UK, at least in one sense, some variation in beer taste.  Although Mahou, Cruzcampo, Estrelle Damn and San Miguel are decent beers, after a week of exclusively drinking them, their taste does seem to merge into a generic “lager” flavour which stays with you […]

Over the last month, several brands have announced their decision to reduce the ABV of some of their key brands.  Budweiser Draft will reduce from 5% to 4.3%, while Brains are reducing their SA Gold from 4.7% to the same 4.3%.  I’m sure the price will not reduce any however.  The thought in the trade […]