Cheers To Beer

Cheers To Beer

In case you needed an excuse to pop open a cold one, it's April 7th aka National Beer Day. I thought it would be fun to pour out some beer knowledge. Did You Know?

You never know when a beer fact may come in handy:

  1. The first beer can was produced in 1935
  2. The oldest operating brewing company in the US is D.G Yuengling & Son, owned by Forbes billionaire Richard Yuengling, Jr. Yuengling, based in Pottsville,
  3. Beer can help prevent kidney stones. According to a study,  According to that study, men and women who reported drinking a moderate amount of beer reduced their risk of developing a stone by 41%
  4. The first professional brewers were all women called brewsters. For many cultures you had to be considered beautiful to be a brewer.
  5. Hops – the bittering agent in beer, belong to the family of cannabaceae, a close cousin of marijuana.

Lowest Calorie Beers:

Get it right get it tight. With summer right around the corner you may be counting calories so here is a list of beer that contain the least amount of calories:

Becks light (64 calories)

MGD: Miller Genuine Draft (64 calories)

Corona light (65 calories)

Michelob Ultra ( 95 calories)

Miller light (96 calories)

Heineken Light (99 calories)

Bud Select (99 calories)

Coors Light (102 calories)

Bud Light (110 calories)

Sam Adams Light (119 calories)


Highest ABV beers:

ABV: Alcohol by volume (abbreviated as ABV,abv, or alc/vol) is a standard measure of how much alcohol (ethanol) is contained in a given volume of an alcoholic beverage (expressed as a volume percent)

According to these are the 5 highest abv beers actually worth drinking

  1. Boston Beer Company: Samual Adams Utopia (ranging from 17.5% - 29%)
  2.  Avery Brewing Company: Rumpkin (18.53%)
  3. The Bruery: Chocolate Rain (18%)
  4. Dogfish Head: 120 Minutes IPA (18%)
  5. Goose Island: Bourbon County Brand Coffee Stout (14%)

What's your favorite type of beer?


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