Happy Hour at Home? Keurig, AB InBev to Build Booze Maker | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Happy Hour at Home? Keurig, AB InBev to Build Booze Maker

Keurig says it will use technology from the Kold machine to develop the alcohol maker

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Happy Hour at Home? Keurig, AB InBev to Build Booze Maker
    Getty Images
    Coffee machine maker Keurig Green Mountain and Brewer Anheuser Busch InBev (AB InBev) announced they’re teaming up to develop a new kitchen appliance that makes alcoholic drinks at home.

    Keurig, the maker of single-cup coffee machines, says it is teaming up with beer giant Anheuser-Busch InBev to build an at-home booze maker.

    The companies said Friday that they hope to create a product that could whip up beer, cocktails and spirits.

    AB InBev, based in Belgium, makes Budweiser, Stella Artois and other beers.

    Waterbury, Vermont-based Keurig Green Mountain tried to grow beyond coffee makers before, but its Keurig Kold at-home soda makers sold poorly and were discontinued in June after less than a year on the market. Keurig says it will use technology from the Kold machine to develop the alcohol maker with AB InBev.

    Sanders Vs. Reporters Over Latest Fake News Tirade

    [NATL] Sanders Argues With Reporters Over Latest Fake News Tirade

    White House deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders displayed the administrations's antagonism against the media in heated exchanges with members of the White House press corp during the daily press briefing on Tuesday, June 27, 2017. Sanders pointed to a retracted CNN story as basis of the White House's "frustration" and skepticism with ongoing coverage, while one reporter accused the White House of "inflammatory rhetoric."

    (Published Tuesday, June 27, 2017)