Inky Beer Factoid: November 30

On this day in 1966, the sovereign island country of Barbados gets its independence from the United Kingdom.  The largest beer producer on this Caribbean island is Banks Brewery founded in 1961. Banks began exporting their beer in 1968 and can be found in other Caribbean islands, the United Kingdom, United States, Sweden, and Canada. …

Beer Factoid: June 26

In light of Nelson Mandela’s current condition, we are sending him good will and hope that he will be relieved of his pain soon. On this day in 1951, Nelson Mandela & 51 others broke the Apartheid curfew laws in South Africa as part of a newly formed Defiance Campaign and chose to serve prison…