Date PostedJuly 13, 2015

Impressive Drinking Trivia

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Source: DrinkTails.com

Here is some interesting alcohol trivia for your next quiz night or just to impress your friends,

  1. Christopher Columbus brought Sherry to America on his voyage to the New World.
  2. Beer in bottles began selling in 1850 and in cans in 1935.
  3. The “The Star Spangled Banner,” (The US National anthem) was written to the tune of a drinking song.
  4. Bourbon is the official spirit of the United States, by act of Congress.
  5. Bourbon takes its name from Bourbon County in Kentucky.
  6. There are approximately 49 million bubbles in a bottle of champagne.
  7. In Alaska, feeding alcohol to moose is illegal.
  8. The first recruiting station of the US Marines was a bar.
  9. The USA has the highest minimum drinking age in the entire world.
  10. Abraham Lincoln held a liquor license and operated several taverns

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Peter Cutforth is a Director at Urban E-Learning, a global elearning, OH&S training, and web strategy firm based in Little Edward St. Spring Hill, Brisbane, Australia. Urban E-Learning provides compliance related online , Distance and Face-to-Face training products in the construction, hospitality and heavy vehicle transport sectors, to name a few. Examples include the White Card Construction induction course and the RSA - Responsible Service of Alcohol course. Peter's interests extend to training, safety and compliance, online marketing, and Mobile Apps.

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