Throughout time some religious cults, while arguably useful for the self-esteem of their adherents, have often been destructive to the general society that surrounds them. As the cult of Health becomes more powerful it’s important to examine the acolytes.
Crack. Fizz. Gulp. Ahhhhhh. Is there a drinking experience more classically Australian than ripping the ring-pull off a beer? "The visceral pleasure from that first crack of a beer can is identical to popping a champagne cork," says wine and drinks writer Mike Bennie. "There's also huge appeal in the tinnie's nostalgia factor."