weekly round-up of our favorite finds from the front lines of food
This week we're dedicating ourselves to one of our favorite themes — beer.
- Is it really true that everything good in the universe can be combined into one experience? Rouge Ales is giving it a try with it's new maple, bacon, doughnut beer.
First they brought us couches. Then it was meatballs. Now Ikea is in the beer business with the debut of their new dark lager. When they come out with a movie channel, their take over of our living rooms will be complete.
- Las Vegas has a new use for it's most renewable resource — empty beer bottles. 500,000 were crushed and turned into building material.
- From 19th century bound volumes on the best beer to a cache of labels, check out a gallery of beer advertising through the ages.
- We had no idea that London ever fell out of love with beer, but according to the Washington Post, the romance is back on.