German Man Protects His Beer Like A Spy

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

For one German man, the thought of opening the fridge to find his precious beer had been consumed by someone other than himself was apparently enough to warrant some creativity to make sure only he could control the pouring of his precious liquid. The result? A hidden fridge planted safety under …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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$20M Settlement Reached in Beck’s Packaging Lawsuit

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The two-year legal battle between Beck’s and its American beer drinkers came to a close on Tuesday when the German brewery agreed to a $20 million settlement for its deceptive packaging that made it appear as if its beer sold in the States was still being imported from Germany instead …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Warsteiner Pokes Fun At Rival Becks With NYC Billboard

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Looking to take advantage of some negative press that Beck’s has been receiving in recent months, rival German beer maker Warsteiner has started an advertising campaign in Times Square touting their authentic German credentials. Beck’s, which is now owned by Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, has been accused of watering down their beer …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Germans Change Course Ever So Slightly On Beer Consumption in 2014

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

For the past several years beer consumption in Germany has seen a consistent decline, but the German Brewers Association has reported that 2014 put an end to this trend, although only by a very small margin. On average, Germans drank 107 liters of beer per person last year, slightly up from the …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Traces of Plastic Found in 24 Brands of German Beer

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

A recent study that looked for contaminants in 24 brands of German beer was recently released, and the results for all tested samples found some questionable traces of plastic and other materials that some beer-drinkers may find alarming. The top 10 German beer brands were included in the study, and …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Beer Day Marks 498 Years Of Beer Purity Law

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

For most people, April 23 is just another ordinary day, but to beer-loving Germans, today is a celebration of the German beer purity law that some consider to be responsible for Germany’s famous beer culture. German Beer Day has been around since 1994 to commemorate the passing of the Reinheitsgebot on …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Second Round Of Fines In German Beer Price-Fixing Reach $319 Million

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

On Wednesday, Germany’s antitrust authority announced their latest set of fines against German beer companies that were found to have conspired on fixing prices for consumers, this time totaling 231.2 million euros ($319 million). The new set of fines are the largest to date in this price-fixing case as in January, …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Jelly Belly Serves Up Beer Flavored Jelly Bean

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

While Jelly Belly has been known to serve up just about every flavor imaginable for their world-famous jelly beans, one very popular real world flavor has been absent… beer.  That is now changing as the company is paying homage to its German roots by unveiling the world’s first beer flavored …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Decision Reached In German Beer Price-Fixing Case, Leaving 5 Breweries With Millions In Fines

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The Federal Cartel Office in Germany has completed their investigation into the possible price-fixing done by at least five breweries in the country, and found the companies guilty of working together to raise prices between 2006 and 2008. Bitburger, Krombacher, Warsteiner, Veltins, and Barre, as well as seven people associated with …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Brewers Federation Wants UNESCO Recognition For Beer ‘Purity Law’

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

On Monday the German Brewers Federation announced that they had submitted an application to have the country’s famous 1516 beer purity law, known as the Reinheitsgebot, included in the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) list of Intangible Cultural Heritage. The Reinheitsgebot came to be when Bavarian Duke Wilhelm IV made it law …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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