In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is freedom, in water there is bacteria.” Wise words from Benjamin Franklin. Throughout history, the golden nectar has inspired countless writers and artists to wax lyrically about its transformative effects…and often its physically transformative after-effects. Loveholidays.com has gathered together some of the most hilarious and jaw-dropping facts about beer
The 180th Oktoberfest has opened in Munich, Germany, with the traditional tapping of the first keg of beer by the mayor shouting “O’zapft is”. The Bavarian festival takes place in Munich’s Theresienwiese over 16 days, and more than 6 million people are expected to attend.
Frank Zappa famously quoted “You can’t be a real country unless you have a beer and an airline. It helps if you have some kind of a football team, or some nuclear weapons, but at the very least you need a beer.” Now, I’m not necessarily suggesting for one minute that this is true but this illustration certainly seems to resonate with Franks famous wit.
Imagine for a second that your blog fit into a pint glass. What would it “taste” like? Would it have serious content, podcasts, and long form posts? Or would it be just for fun? The truth is, there are all sorts of blogs out there, just as there are plenty of varieties of beer. visual.ly explores this question in the following infographic.
There is no doubt that over the years, you have learned some incorrect or misleading information about the beer that you drink. It’s nearly impossible to avoid with so many sources throwing their product at you to get you to buy from them. Well it’s time you learn what the truth is behind all of the myths. Check out this infographic from Karl Strauss to see what is really going on with your beer and how to enjoy in the best way possible.
Aall In Limo has created this infographic that shares some fun and interesting facts as well as history regarding one of the world’s all-time favorite beverages – Beer.
Think you know everything about beer? For example, did you know that hops used in beer are of the same flowering plant as Marijuana? Or how about that there are over 400 types of beers? Wear Your Beer has compiled a list of 24 things that would surprise even the most knowledgeable beer snob.
Beer – one of the oldest beverages produced by humans. In fact records dating back to 2050 B.C. show evidence of the beer trade and brew recipes. And while beer doesn’t often get much credit for being a beneficial beverage, the evidence is starting to reveal that beer is just as heart-healthy as wine.
Did beer really save the world? No doubt the benefits of beer go way back. In fact it was Benjamin Franklin, one of America’s forefathers, who said, “Beer is living proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.” This infographic takes a look at the colorful history of one of our favorite beverages.
Whether you enjoy the dark stuff, or lean towards lager, the results show that a pint of one, or the other, can have positive effects on various areas of the body. Through painstaking research, GoIreland has worked out how many individual peanuts each drink is the equivalent to eating, how long it would take to burn off those calories and taken a look at some of the strongest beers known to mankind in the following infographic.
Over the last few decades, small, independent breweries in the U.S. have been quietly growing. And though large breweries outpace smaller ones in annual production, craft beers are using their local roots, small scale, and unique offerings to attract devout followers and loyal customers.
In this infographic from Total DUI, learn how light beer is made and what makes it “lighter” than its counterparts. Additionally some information is provided on which types of drinks will get you drunk faster as well as other factors that determine how quickly a person might get intoxicated.