It is 80 years since beer started being sold in cans. To mark the birthday celebrations we rounded up some of the most striking beer can designs available nowadays. And if beer cans really are your cup of tea, check out the remarkable beer can museum in Massachusetts.
Line up three cans of this 5.8% beer and you can see the whole width of this sheepish-looking pony and his monkey companion.
The tragic myth of the musician Orpheus has inspired this rather slickly designed can with its beautiful line drawing.
Don’t be deceived by these rather plainly designed cans – the patterns have enough variety in their checks and stripes to deck out a rather well dressed gentleman.
An Edwardian gent with a snake on his head – what is not to love?
This old school design goes back to the original beer cans which could only be opened by stabbing a hole in them with a “churchkey”.
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|Campo Viejo Rioja 75cl||£6.83||46%|
|Campo Viejo Rioja 75cl||£6.00||43%|
|Jack Daniels Single 70cl||£30.00||41%|
|Aberfeldy Year Old 70cl||£25.00||40%|
|Aberlour year Speyside 70cl||£21.99||34%|
|Laphroaig Year Old 70cl||£26.00||34%|
|Reyka Vodka 70cl||£20.00||32%|
|Edinburgh Gin 70cl||£20.00||30%|
|Lanson Brut Ros 75cl||£27.00||30%|
|Thomas Dakin Gin 70cl||£22.00||29%|