7 of the most common myths about beer, debunked
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Even regular drinkers frequently cite myths about how beer can get skunked or how many calories dark beers contain.
We talked to Sheri Jewhurst and Xavier Jirau, respectively the “dictator” and scientific adviser for Brooklyn homebrew club The Brewminaries, to get to the truth about beer.
How many of these facts did you already know?
1. When beer gets skunked
2. The relationship between color and strength
3. Ideal serving temperature
4. The difference between lagers and pilsners
5. Bottled vs. canned
6. Aging time
7. A beer’s a beer