musical beers_madnessTop of the hops: pop stars who brew beers

You’ve sold millions of records, you’ve got the luxury lifestyle, so what next? Easy. You make your own beer.

brewpubs_crateTime for a brew

The capital’s growing band of brewers are putting London beer back on the map. Square Meal recommends six of the best brewpubs.

beer and cider rituals_summer 2012Know your Rites: beer and cider rituals

Why do we buy rounds, which PM held the record for drinking a yard of ale and who’s responsible for the wedge of lime found in a bottle of Mexican beer? Nigel Huddleston gets to the bottom of a few of our mysterious beer- and cider-drinking rituals, both ancient and modern.

asahi advertorial polo 2012On the beach with Asahi

The Asahi British Beach Polo Championships at Sandbanks promises action-packed glamour both on and off the pitch.

peroni event 2011Peroni Nastro Azzurro: always in fashion

The seasons may change but as Peroni Nastro Azzurro, the leading premium beer from Italy, proves, some things have a timeless elegance.

Birra MorettiBeer

Beer is just as good a match for food as wine. And Birra Moretti, with more than 150 years of history, is the ideal accompaniment for classic Italian dishes.

Birra MorettiPeerless pairing: Birra Moretti

This summer, try matching authentic Italian food with Birra Moretti at Brighton’s The Mesmerist.

Belgian BeersBelgium's Premium Beer Styles

OK, so you might not want to go there on holiday, but Belgium’s majestic premium beer styles are the perfect way to add character to your list. Melissa Cole braves flatness, bureaucrats, chips and mayonnaise to check out the wheats, lambics, abbeys and Trappists

Craft BeersAmerica's beers

After decades of making beers that defined the word ‘dull’, America’s brewers have thrown off the shackles, and are making some of the most exciting brews in the world. Nigel Huddleston reports