The Czech Republic has the highest beer consumption per capita, followed by Germany and then Austria. The United States ranks #12 on the list.
According to the Reinheitsgebot (German Purity Law of 1516), what were the only ingredients allowed in beer making?
As stated in the Reinheitsgebot, only water, barley and hops were allowed in making beer.
Originally published in our Micro Brew News' Trivia Time, Mad River Brewing Company edition.