Inky Beer Factoid: August 13

On this day in 2005, North Carolina’s state legislature passed House Bill 392 amending a law which set the cap for the amount of alcohol in beer (either brewed or sold) from 6% ABV (alcohol by volume) to 15%.  Local brewers and beer-lovers alike campaigned for two years to get this almost 70-year old law…

Beer Factoid: July 29

On this day in 2010, the Dutch Brewery, Brouwerij ‘t Koelschip, claimed to have the strongest beer in the world coming in at 60% ABV (alcohol by volume).  This whiskey beer blend was called “Start the Future”. This was created as a response to the Scottish Brewery, BrewDog’s 55% ABV “End of History” beer but…