Deadly Bacteria Found In Waste Water Of Warsteiner Brewery

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Oktoberfest gets underway in less than a week, and while it is typically seen as a great season for the beer industry, one German brewer is fighting off concerns over a bacteria found in their wast water that has infected more than 165 people and killed two. Warsteiner beer is …

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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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DIY Brewing Kit Gets You Brewing Your Own Beer Within 8 Hours

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Home brewing is a hobby that has gained quite a bit of traction in recent years, but it takes a large mix of time and patience to get it right.  However, Deutsche Welle highlighted a relatively new home brewing system made in Germany that should at least take some of …

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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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Berghoff Brewery Set To Launch Revamped Beer Lineup With Midwest Launch Parties

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Berghoff beer has been around since 1887, and for years was one of the most critically acclaimed German-style beers made in America. The brand had its ups and downs, and struggled to compete after going through several sales from the mid-50’s to the early 90’s though. General Beverage Distributors stepped …

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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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Can Imported Beer Help Solve the Declining Consumption In Germany?

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Germans are known around the world for their beer, and most of them will argue that they have the best there is.  Despite the reputation, beer consumption in Germany has dropped to record lows, and while the blame is being put on mixed drinks and wine, could it be that …

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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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Cold Weather Being Blamed For Continued Drop In Beer Sales in Germany

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In February we reported that beer consumption had reached a record low in Germany during 2012, and according to early numbers for 2013, it appears that that trend won’t be reversing anytime soon.  Germany’s Federal Statistics Office reported that during the first quarter of 2013, beer sales in the country …

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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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Common Filtering Material Blamed For Excessive Amount of Arsenic in German Beers

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The German beer industry has had a rough couple of months.  Recent reports have shown that beer consumption in Germany is continuing to fall to record lows and just last month details came out regarding a multiyear investigation into price fixing being done by some of Germany’s top beer breweries. …

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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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Over A Dozen German Beer Companies Under Price Fixing Investigation

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News has been slowly leaking out about an ongoing investigation being conducted by the German Federal Cartel Office regarding possible price-fixing practices done by over a dozen German beer companies.  A spokeswoman for the office did admit that several companies have been under investigation since September 2011, but declined to …

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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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AC/DC Wants You To Rock Hard With Their New German Beer

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Beer is a perfect beverage choice when you want to rock out, so why not choose a beer designed just for that purpose.  AC/DC, the successful hard rock band from Australia but known throughout the world, has released “The Beer For Real Rockers” and it has been designed for the …

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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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Are Germans Giving Up Their Beer For High-End and Healthier Alternatives?

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According to a recent Time article, data is showing that beer consumption in Germany is slowly declining and is now at its lowest point since the reunification of Germany in the early 90s.  Germans has always been known for their love of a well brewed beer but times are slowly …

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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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America’s Budweiser Wins Major Trademark Case In Europe Against Czech Based Budejovicky Budvar

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Most Americans may not realize that if you walk into a bar in Europe and order a ‘Bud’, you might not get the American beer you’re used to.  You may end up with a Budweiser Budvar or even a Bud Premier Select, but it’s coming from Budejovicky Budvar, a Czech absed …

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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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