• Oregon Launches First Statewide Refillable Bottle System In U.S

    1 month ago - By NPR

    The new beer bottles can be refilled up to 40 times and are designed to be easily separated from the rest of the glass in the deposit system, ensuring that they get refilled instead of recycled. (Image credit: Cassandra Profita/OPB/Earthfix)
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  • Ask Adam: Is Beer Better in a Can or a Bottle?

    Ask Adam: Is Beer Better in a Can or a Bottle?

    1 month ago - By Vine Pair

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    Is beer better in a can or a bottle?
    Cans used to get a bad rap, associated with holding cheaper, more chuggable beer. But canned beers are much more likely to be fresher, and therefore taste better, than those held in a bottle. That's because a can locks in the flavors of the beer and keeps out light, a major beer enemy, preventing it from souring or spoiling sooner. While a can of beer will still eventually also lose its freshness, it takes much longer than bottled beer to do so. This is why so many breweries are jumping on the bandwagon that Oskar...
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