Here is some interesting alcohol trivia for your next quiz night or just to impress your friends,
- Christopher Columbus brought Sherry to America on his voyage to the New World.
- Beer in bottles began selling in 1850 and in cans in 1935.
- The “The Star Spangled Banner,” (The US National anthem) was written to the tune of a drinking song.
- Bourbon is the official spirit of the United States, by act of Congress.
- Bourbon takes its name from Bourbon County in Kentucky.
- There are approximately 49 million bubbles in a bottle of champagne.
- In Alaska, feeding alcohol to moose is illegal.
- The first recruiting station of the US Marines was a bar.
- The USA has the highest minimum drinking age in the entire world.
- Abraham Lincoln held a liquor license and operated several taverns
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