Raise a pint: Home brewing hobby has seen a resurgence over last decade
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Price of a pint: Survey reveals huge cost gap between North and South
The price of a pint of beer can vary massively depending on the pub and whether you are drinking in the North or the South, it was revealed today. A study of beer charges in thousands of pubs across the UK by the GMB union has found that some drinkers have ...
A 450% mark-up on vodka-soda? How much your local bar profits from each of your favorite drinks
Restaurants and taverns typically mark up their liquors much more than liquor stores since they aim to achieve a profit of 70 to 80 per cent on liquor sales. In the industry, this is known as a 'pour cost', or cost of liquor served. But various factors ...
What scotch costs $30,000 a bottle? Comparing alcohol prices in Alabama
How much would you pay for a bottle of Johnnie Walker 1805 ... Of course, most consumers aren't prepared to spend $30,000 on a bottle of liquor. We can do the same price comparison exercise for more popular brands. As with the priciest bottles, an ...
Wrong to allow alcohol at theater
We want to say thank you to Kevin Lower and Judy Stearns, who voted against allowing liquor to be sold ... and said if an underage patron wants to drink at a theater today he or she already does by sneaking a pint of alcohol in to add to a soda.