Daily News: How Heat is Ruining Hops, D. Wade’s New Wine and a Book of Poems About Beer

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Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-osphere.

– Beer hops are at risk of heat stress and sunburn this summer – and crop levels and quality are at stake.

– There’s now a book of beer-inspired poems, aptly titled Poetry of Beer.

– Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade has launched his own wine label.

– When the sun comes out, the Brits start spending… on cider, ice-cream and beer.

– City officials have risked upsetting an entire sweaty city by advising New Yorkers to avoid cold beer in this heat.

[Image: Flickr/Paul Miller]