Author Archives: Jon Herdman

How Many Calories in a Pint of Heineken?

Known for its impactful green bottle, red star and crisp taste; Heineken has grown over the years to become one of the world’s most popular lager brands. A pale lager with deep and refreshing notes throughout, Heineken is altogether clean, slightly bitter and refreshing when enjoyed on a warm, summer’s day.  Heineken has built up […]

Is Cider Gluten Free?

You might wonder whether cider is suitable if you are gluten intolerant or following a gluten-free diet. Depending on the content, some may be more suitable than others. So, is cider gluten-free?  Yes, cider is very often gluten-free, as gluten-containing products are rarely used during fermentation or other steps of cider production. Yet, some ciders […]

How Many Calories Are in a Bottle of Peroni? Peroni vs. Skinny Lager

Peroni is an iconic bottled lager. Present behind the bar in every establishment in the UK, and even overseas, Peroni (and its blue laurels) are synonymous with premium, bottled lager. They even serve it in pints, too.  However, Peroni hasn’t rested on those famous blue laurels for too long, becoming the fourth most popular beer […]