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Miller Brewing Company is rolling out MGD 64,
a reformulation of MGD Light that has just 64
calories, beginning in March throughout the
Midwest. No other beer on the market has
fewer calories than the new MGD 64. By
comparison, Bud Light has 110 calories;
Coors Light has 102, Amstel Light has 95 and
Michelob Ultra has 95
In fact, MGD 64 proves to be the lighter
alternative to other drinks as well:-- a 6 ounce
glass of red wine contains 128 calories -- a 6
ounce gin and tonic contains 172 calories -- a
a 6.5 ounce margarita contains 246 calories.
The Yukon Terriroty (population less thatn
30,000) has the highest per capita alcohol
consumption in Canada. There is only one
brewery there, the Yukon Brewery, which
trucks in supplies from 1,500 miles away.
Studies show that smell and taste senses are
most acute from mid-morning to lunchtime,
making it the best period to enjoy a beer. The
second best period is the several hours prior
to dinner time when some might find it more
appropriate to enjoy a brew or two.
|Forbes Magazine Picks Best
Beer Bars in the USA
Blind Tiger Ale House (New York, NY)
Brickskeller (Washington, DC)
Publick House and Monk’s Cell
(Brookline, near Boston, MA)
Brouwer’s Cafe (Seattle, WA)
Brick Store Pub (Decatur, GA)
Great Lost Bear (Portland, ME)
Falling Rock Tap House (Denver, CO)
Spuyten Duyvil (Brooklyn, NY)
Toronado (San Francisco, CA)
Hopleaf Bar (Chicago, IL)
The southeast region of the country —
including the states of Alabama, Florida,
Georgia, Mississippi and South Carolina
— showed sales growth in craft beers
of almost 32%, the highest percentage
in the nation!
75 Years of Beer
This year the US will celebrate the 75th
anniversary of the modification of the
Volstead Act on April 7, 1933, which
allowed beer to legally flow once again.
Not to be confused with the repeal of
prohibition on December 5th, 1933,
April 7 marks the date when beer was
the only legal libation in the
|Ya gotta love these guys
Best beer rant on youtube.
You have to love him after seeing this:
"A drunk mans words are a sober man's
"My dad was the town drunk. Most of the
time that's not so bad; but New York City?"
"Drinking makes such fools of people,
and people are such fools to begin with,
that it's compounding a felony."
"I drink too much. The last time I gave a
urine sample it had an olive in it "
Irish Coffee is the perfect breakfast
because it contains all four adult food
groups: fat, sugar, caffeine and alcohol.
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