It seems that our German friends have come up with a pretty good idea. A brewery on a cruise ship. Well nearly a pretty good idea given what they are actually doing with the idea. Brewmaster Andreas Hegny has been on board the newly launched ship MS AIDAblu brewing Hövels Original, the super-premium beer brand owned by Radeberger Group, for thirsty passengers.
The five hectolitre brewery on a cruise ship is a world first. Pity they seem to be following the usual German Brewpub formula of brewing a lot of dross.
The ship might have cost €360 million and weigh 71,000 tons, but it's an ugly looking bugger.
Postmodernism - is it bollocks? - * I read with interest Lily Waite's recent blog post about beer and postmodernism*. It's well written, (even if some of the history is wrong) and I was a...
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