"Beer has to have water," says the manager of one brewery, who noted that a typical can of beer is 92 percent water.» Read More
Multitaskers will be sad to learn the hands-free Whopper holder is not real. Burger King says the viral video is no more than an advertising campaign.
France's auction of wines from the Elysee Palace fetched more than three-times its original estimate. The lofty price was the result of the premium placed on the seller—the French presidential palace.
The top 1 percent now controls 39 percent of the world's wealth, according to the Boston Consulting Group. CNBC's Robert Frank details some examples of how the wealthy are spending their money.
The proposed $4.7 billion acquisition of Smithfield Foods by China's Shuanghui International is unlikely to change pork-buying habits of American consumers.
The Small Business Administration has backed hundreds of small breweries. Sure, Uncle Sam likes pilsner. But what's the broader motivation behind the loans to small breweries?
Yannick Naud, portfolio manager at Glendevon King Asset Management, tells CNBC that there's been some correction in the wine market since 2011, and this is likely to continue for older vintages.
France's Elysee Palace is set to auction off more than $325,000 of wine Thursday. But as CNBC's Tom Mackenzie reports, the sale isn't just about sharing the French's love of wine.
Fed up with beer? This may be the answer to your prayers as "shandy" - a beer and lemonade blend sometimes called "radler" - is set to take the U.S. by storm, according to new research.
Pat McGauley, Budweiser VP of Innovation, offers insight on the buzz around his company's home draft beer device.
N.J. officials have seized inventory and demanded records from 29 bars and restaurants that allegedly sold cheap liquor to patrons who thought they were buying premium brands.
Restaurant owners are worried that a tough new drunk driving law, which would make it illegal to drive with at blood-alcohol content level above 0.05, may hurt their business.
Star Trek is licensing its first official alcoholic beverage, Dogfish Head Brewery and the Grateful Dead team up for a brew.
Wealthy Chinese looking for good real estate investments are finding them in vineyards, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
The National Transportation Safety Board wants to make it easier for police to charge someone with DUI. NBCNews.com reports.
The Stella Artois family is getting larger. But this time around you can the leave the beer chalice on the shelf. The new addition is a cider.
AB InBev, the world's largest brewer, cut its outlook for full-year growth in its second-biggest market, Brazil, after first-quarter earnings fell short of expectations.
Flavien Desoblin, owner of Brandy Library in Manhattan, offers insights on trends in flavored whiskeys.
Smashburger has offered craft beers at its restaurants as a way to extend its focus on local flavors, but a decision to pair craft beers with burgers has been a huge success for its sales.
Peter Shakeshaft, founder of Vin-X, says there is real value to be found on the wine market right now as customers in the far-east are becoming more sophisticated and looking for a bargain.
Rob Sands, President & CEO of Constellation Brands talks with CNBC's David Faber, about the company's settlement with regulators, allowing it to move forward in its purchase of Grupo Modelo; a move that will transform the wine seller to a beer giant.