Video: Heineken Carol Karaoke

Ah the holidays. A time for celebrating with family and drinking beer while singing carols. Wait? Really? Sure why not.

You know what beer I prefer when belting out the classics?


It is one of my favourite beers and if I have enough of them, I would probably sing whatever Christmas jingle you requested.

If you want to see other beer fans sing a few songs, Heineken gave a few lucky strangers the chance to brave the crowd and belt their favourite holiday carol in front of thousands of strangers.

Now that would take 24 beers for me to do.

Infographic: Wine Vs. Beer: The Great Drink Debate

In our house, it is a pretty simple argument. The winner between wine and beer depends on who you ask.

For me, beer all the way. I do enjoy a nice glass of red wine on special occasions, but beer is optimal.

My wife however, is not a beer drinker at all. So wine is the clear winner in her eyes.

How about you and your household?

Well how about some interesting facts comparing two of the most popular adult beverages on the planet.

The infographic below is rich with many wine and beer related facts, figures and trivia that every enthusiast of these drinks will find interesting, or even surprising.

Those who favour wine will be thrilled to learn that California wines dominate the list of top wine brands in 2012, while beer fans can always boast the immense popularity of their favourite beverage as they discover that beer sells nearly 8,000 times more than wine and some archeologists claim it may have even contributed to making our entire civilization possible.

One of my only complaints when looking at this infographic? Where are all the Canadian beers in terms of most popular?


Dads, Are You Going to Halifax Seaport Beerfest?

Are you going to this year’s Halifax Seaport Beerfest? You don’t need to be a dad to know that this event is all about great beer, great food and good times with other beer entusiists.

Below is the official press release for the event that includes every last detail you could want.

Not into reading for long? Well here is the quick version.