Bad beer news in Australia, and good

The headline from Australia reads “Fine wines winning over former beer nuts.”

But here is the real story:

But according to Alex Hotel BWS retail manager Richard Bartlett the changing face of Australians’ drinking habits is shown by the increasing number of Coast drinkers choosing imported or boutique beer over the more “traditional” brands.

Another example that reporters need to ask the extra question when they report overall beer sales down (as they are in Australia). What are people drinking?