Herb Day Celebrates Hops…

...the kind you use to make beer.

Herb lovers held their 21st annual meeting at Old Alabama Town today, and the Internal Herb of the Year —hops—was a main focus. More information about the Old Alabama Towns Herb Society is here: Categories: Montgomery Metro, Statewide Tags: beer, Herb Society, herbs, hops, Old Alabama Town

Beer run! Self-driving Truck Goes 120-Plus Miles on Delivery

Source: Anheuser Busch InbevAnheuser-Busch says it has completed the world’s first commercial shipment by self-driving truck, sending a beer-filled tractor-trailer on a journey of more than 120 miles through Colorado. The company says it teamed with self-driving truck maker, Otto, and the state of Colorado for the feat. The trailer, loaded with Budweiser beer, began the self-driving trip Thursday at…

Alabama’s New Beer Regulations Prompts Security Concerns

Alabama’s alcohol regulators want to know who is buying beer from one of the state’s craft breweries and taking it home to drink. The Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board is considering a new rule that would require brewers to collect the name, address, age and phone number from anyone who purchases beer at a brewery for off-premise consumption. Industry groups…

Recall of Corona Extra Bottles

Alcohol maker Constellation Brands announced a voluntary recall of Corona Extra bottles because some may contain small particles of glass. Less than one-tenth of one percent of the Corona Extra 12-ounce clear bottles are affected, the company said, calling the recall “very limited in scope.”The recall includes Corona Extra 12-packs and 18-packs with deposit labels in the U.S. and Guam….