Some news making the rounds in the beer world:
-Tibet will boost U.S. shipments of its Lhasa Beer because of strong demand.
- Beer-maker Carlsberg said Russia’s plan to triple beer taxes may result in the loss of 100,000 jobs.
-Another warning is being issued about the connection between swine flu and beer pong.
-A nice analysis of stout beers here, courtesy of The New York Times.
-A former Anheuser-Busch executive has sued the company, saying women receive less pay in salary and bonuses.
-Very interesting read here. Water makes up most of beer, so you can understand why craft brewers are deeply concerned about the future of the country’s water supply.