Measurements are shown in litres. This is a list of countries ordered by annual per capita consumption of beer. The list is limited to countries for which data are available, and so the ranks may not in all cases reflect absolute rankings of all countries in the world.
Canned beer in itself is not new to the 90,000 inhabitants of the Seychelles islands, as the bulk of imported beer to the Indian Ocean archipelago is in the form of cans. But it’s a first for locally produced beer that has always been sold from 28cl glass bottles, to be made available in cans.
Beer is a major part of German culture. German beer is brewed according to the Reinheitsgebot, which permits only water, hops, and malt as ingredients and stipulates that beers not exclusively using barley-malt such as wheat beer must be top-fermented. In 2012, Germany ranked third in Europe in terms of per-capita beer consumption, behind the Czech Republic and Austria.
The De Beers Group of Companies is an international corporation that specialises in diamond exploration, diamond mining, diamond retail, diamond trading and industrial diamond manufacturing sectors. The company is currently active in open-pit, large-scale alluvial, coastal and deep sea mining.
In honor of International Beer Day on August 5, the beer-rating and -review site RateBeer.com has curated a list of the top beers in the world. The 20 beers were selected from the RateBeer Best 2016, the site's annual awards show and world beer festival, and from a list of likely candidates for RateBeer Best 2017.
In 2016, beer in Lithuania continued to decline in terms of total volume sales due to numerous reasons, including new legislation, unfavourable weather conditions over the summer season, the introduction of a deposit system, and another increase in excise taxes, as well as the declining population.
St. Pauli Girl beers are brewed and bottled by the St. Pauli Brauerei, which is located within the Beck's brewery in Bremen, Germany. The brand derives its name from the fact that the original brewery, which was established in 1857 by Lüder Rutenberg, was located next to the former St. Paul's Friary in Bremen.
Corona Extra is a pale lager produced by Cervecería Modelo in Mexico for domestic distribution and export to all other countries besides the United States, and by Constellation Brands in Mexico for export to the United States. The Corona brand is one of the top-selling beers worldwide.
Available in cans, bottles and kegs, Blue Moon has 5.4% alcohol by volume. In Oklahoma, Minnesota, Colorado and Utah, the alcohol content of all Blue Moon beers bought in grocery or convenience stores is 3.2% alcohol by weight (approximately 4.0% alcohol by volume). Blue Moon Brews and seasonal brews sold in liquor stores are 5.4% by volume.
Founded in 1864 by Gerard Heineken in Holland, the brand has built itself up to become one of the leading premium lagers in the market. The beer's popularity is owed to its light, slightly sweet taste. It has an alcohol content of 5%. Heineken is known for its creative marketing efforts.
Named in honor of our founder Jeff’s bike trip through Belgium, Fat Tire Amber Ale marks a turning point in the young electrical engineer’s home brewing. Belgian beers use a far broader palette of ingredients (fruits, spices, esoteric yeast strains) than German or English styles.
Arthur Guinness started selling the dark beer porter in 1778. The first Guinness beers to use the term were Single Stout and Double Stout in the 1840s. Throughout the bulk of its history, Guinness produced only three variations of a single beer type: porter or single stout, double or extra and foreign stout for export.