Articles tagged with ‘India

Amid rising hopes for an unprecedented opening up of trade between south Asia’s two nuclear rivals, Indian drinkers are soon to enjoy Pakistani beer for the first time since the two countries gained independence. Murree Brewery, a Raj-era oddity in an increasingly conservative Islamic country, says it will shortly start selling its lager in India, […]

Calcutta’s beer culture will hit a high with the city’s first microbrewery, Hops, gearing up to turn its tap this festive season at South City Mall. “We hope to get the necessary excise licence to brew beer on our premises for captive consumption by our clientele soon,” Biswanath Bhattacharya, a partner in the project, tells […]