Brewer Tom Seefurth made a beer brewed with basil, oregano, tomato and garlic that tastes like pizza. The combination not only worked as a beer, it helped him save his home.
Six news stories that have consumers buzzing in the world of beer, wine and spirits this week.
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New hope for the beer business? According to recent survey by Consumer Edge Insight, 39 percent of alcohol-drinking consumers name beer as their favorite category.
Alex Craig is auctioning off Potato Parcel, a website that ships potatoes around the country.
Tensions are rising between major food companies and India's food safety regulator, the FT reports.
Company behind Pirate's Booty popcorn and Cream of Wheat wants to buy veggie vendor from General Mills, reports say.
Consumer Reports is warning about the dangers of preparing ground beef.