Beer is an alcoholic beverage produced by the saccharification of starch and fermentation of the resulting sugar. The starch and saccharification enzymes are often derived from malted cereal grains, most commonly malted barley and malted wheat. Most beer is also flavoured with hops, which add bitterness and act as a natural preservative, though other flavourings such as herbs or fruit may occasionally be included. The preparation of beer is called brewing.Beer is the world's most widely consumed alcoholic beverage, and is the third-most popular drink overall, after water and tea. It is thought by some to be the oldest fermented beverage.
Posts about Beer

    … In a decision that brought cheers from thirsty beachgoers, the Appeals Court in Almeida v. Arruda, 89 Mass. App. Ct. 241 (2016) affirmed a lower court finding that the sale of beer and wine at a pre-existing, nonconforming convenience store was neither a substantial change in use nor a detriment to the neighborhood. Pursuant to G.L.c. 40A, §6…

    Richard Gallogly/ Massachusetts Land Use Monitor- 19 readers -
  • 2016 Chicago Beer Classic

    … focus of many Chicago festivities is wine and beer. May 7 brings with it the American Beer Classic at Soldier Field. Later in the month, Chicagoans get a whole Craft Beer Week from May 19 – 29 at locations across the city. Next comes Lincoln Park’s Wine Fest on May 21 and 22. Last but not least is the Welles Park Craft Beer Fest on May 28…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 31 readers -
  • Brad Botes named a Birmingham “Top Lawyer” for 2016 by B Metro Magazine

    …, you already know this: Brad is originally from Chicago. In addition to his love of Chicago style hot dogs, hot beef, pizza and Old Style beer (Chicago’s number one beer, by the way), you won’t find a bigger Chicago sports’ fan than Brad. He is hoping against hope that this is THE year, finally, for the Chicago Cubs. You will find Brad glued to the Cubs’ games this summer and, hopefully, through October! Brad has previous been recognized as Top Lawyer by Birmingham Magazine in 2014 …

    Ron Sykstus/ Bond and Botes- 42 readers -
  • Requirements for a DWI in Texas

    … Drunk driving is a serious offense. But you may not be clear about what exactly constitutes drunk driving – or “driving while intoxicated,” as it’s called in the Texas Penal Code – and how you can avoid or defend yourself against a DWI charge. Here is a brief guide to understanding the law in Texas. What Constitutes “Intoxication”? The minute…

    Tad Nelson & Associates- 16 readers -
  • The Art of the Objection In California Family Law Litigation

    … of conveying the information (e.g. he is an abuser, or she is a liar); Legal conclusions that invade the province of the judge/jury (e.g. it is in the best interests of our child that I have sole legal custody); Expert opinion statement by a layperson (e.g. my child will suffer from separation anxiety is she is away from me for more than one day…

    Enlightened Divorce Blog™- 18 readers -