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American's taste in beer is changing

by Kody Mac

A study shows Americans taste in beer has changed dramatically from 2008-2012.

Michelob has seen the biggest decrease in beer consumption. Michelob light has seen a decrease of almost 51% and Michelob Ultra Amber has seen a decrease of 43%.

Other beers that have seen large decreases are Miller Genuine Draft (45.7%) and Budweiser (25.5%).  

Beers that have seen the biggest increase are Blue Moon (103.75%), Pabst Blue Ribbon (97.4%) and Yuengling (93.6%).

Craft beer has also become very popular. There are now 2,000 breweries in the country compared to just one in 1976. 


Courtesy of The Wire