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Do You Know That... 009
29
JAN
2019

Do You Know That... 009

When a glass of beer, wine or spirits is drunk, the ethanol goes into the stomach and the large intestine via the mouth and esophagus.  There is an enzyme in the stomach wall – alcohol...
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15
JAN
2019

Do You Know That... 007

The fruity aroma found in most of beers relies on subtle variations based on the following fruit: pears, bananas, apricots, peaches, and tropical fruit such as mangos or pineapples. Sometimes the...
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Do You Know That... 005
13
DEC
2018

Do You Know That... 005

Alcohol- free beer contains less than 0.5% alcohol while the alcohol content in low alcohol beer is between 0.5% and 1.2%. The alcohol content in table beers is also low, ie. a maximum of 1.5%....
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Do You Know that ... 002
06
NOV
2018

Do You Know that ... 002

The action of the yeast and the conditions of production determine whether a beer is a top or a bottom fermentation beer. Bottom fermentation is fermentation at low temperature where the yeast...
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Calculating formula for alcohol content in beer
25
SEP
2018

Calculating formula for alcohol content in beer

What is the alcohol content of beer? That's not always an easy one to answer because many breweries don't provide that information. You can figure it out on your own. Meanwhile this is a great...
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When you drink beer with a straw
16
AUG
2018

When you drink beer with a straw

When you drink beer with a straw you get drunk faster compared to when you drink beer in a regular way. When creating a vacuum while sucking on the straw, the boiling point of alcohol drops (in...
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Beer drinkers are extroverted
07
AUG
2018

Beer drinkers are extroverted

Beer drinkers, in general, are more extroverted than wine drinkers, according to a new study in Canada, and that could explain conflicting evidence about the health benefits of certain types of...
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Follow a healthy diet with Belgian beers!
26
JUL
2018

Follow a healthy diet with Belgian beers!

The Brewers of Belgium are proud of the range and quality of their beers, which include ales, stouts, lagers, wheat beers, fruit beers etc. Beer is made from wholesome ingredients, malted barley,...
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There are two ways of measuring the alcoholic strength
23
JUL
2018

There are two ways of measuring the alcoholic strength

There are two ways of measuring the alcoholic strength of beer as a percentage: in percent by volume (or degrees) and percent by weight. Percent volume, or degrees, indicates the number of...
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More than 90% of beer is water
12
JUL
2018

More than 90% of beer is water

More than 90% of beer is water. Thus beer can make a contribution to the daily fluid supply, which has to be at least 1.5 to 2 litres a day. But be careful, alcohol also has a dehydrating...
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Drinking beer in moderation does not make you fat
09
JUL
2018

Drinking beer in moderation does not make you fat

Beer does not contain fat or cholesterol and is low in free sugars. The calories in beer come largely from the alcohol content.  The term "beer belly" is...
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Do you know......
03
MAR
2018

Do you know......

Do You Know that ...    A maximum of two to four glasses of beer per day reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease. Scientific research has shown that moderate beer consumption benefits the...
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Drinking beer from strength to strength makes you feel much better
12
FEB
2018

Drinking beer from strength to strength makes you feel much better

If you go out and drink beers with different alcohol by volume, you will have a much better time of it if you drink, as it were, from strength to strength, Beer and Health reported. The cause is...
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