National Beer Lover’s Day
National Beer Lovers Day is a holiday that many beer drinkers are marking on their calendar every year. This holiday falls on September 7th and encourages people who love beer to go out and enjoy some of their favorite brews, or if they feel adventurous, to go out there and enjoy a beer that they haven’t tried before.
Beer is a beverage that’s been enjoyed by human beings for thousands of years and this holiday celebrates that very fact. This is a holiday that not only celebrates this rich history but can also be a good excuse for enjoying a pub crawl with your friends.
Some Cool Facts About Beer
As we stated above, beer is a beverage that’s been around for a long, long time. So long that it may actually predate human civilization. With that being said, let’s look at some of the facts we’ve found out about this beverage.
- The earliest evidence of brewing beer goes back 6,000-years to the ancient Sumerians.
- The strongest beer in the world is called Snake Venom and it has an alcohol content of 67.5%.
- There’s a museum dedicated to beermaking in Altenburg, Germany.
- Anheuser-Busch InBev is the largest beer producer in the world and owns about 400 beer brands across 50 countries.
- Anheuser-Busch InBev was originally founded as a neighborhood brewery in St.Louis, Missouri.
- The oldest brewer in the world is Wihenstephan Brewery in Freising, Germany. It goes back to 1,040 AD.
Observing National Beer Lovers Day
National Beer Lovers Day can be observed by enjoying your favorite brew, by trying a new brew, or by introducing your friends to a new brand of beer. It’s also a good day to go on a pub crawl and enjoy the stouts, ales, malts, and lagers that can be found in all of their variety. While celebrating this holiday, don’t forget to use the hashtag #BeerLoversDay to spread the word about this holiday.