Here are a few interesting beer-related stories:
-- The Youngstown Vindicator reports on The Big Tap In beer festival, which took place Saturday. The event attracted more than 3,000 people. To read the full story, click here.
-- Plenty of media outlets are poking fun at the new bow-tie Budweiser can, which contains only 11.3 ounces of beer compared with 12 ounces in a regular can. "How’s this for a sales pitch: With Budweiser’s new can design, you’ll get less beer, and you’ll get to pay more per ounce," Time writes. To read the Time critique, click here.
-- Reuters reports that the U.S. Justice Department and Anheuser-Busch InBev have settled a dispute to allow the beer giant to expand its stake in Mexico's Grupo Modelo. AB InBev will be required to sell the Piedras Negras brewery in Mexico that makes Corona and other Modelo brand beers for the U.S. market, the news service reported. To read the full story, click here.