I love beer. That should go without saying and my beverage consumption in a typical month easily backs up my claim. But I am not opposed to the occasional diversion from beer in the purest sense and I have been known to consume malt coolers and other flavored beers, just for a change of pace and the refreshment they often bring. One “beer” product I am sampling for the first time and enjoying very much is Crabbies Original Ginger Beer, a product of Scotland.
Beverage Style: Ginger Beer
Calories: 255 per 11.2 ounce bottle
Carbs: 7.1 grams
Alcohol Content: 4.8 percent by volume
Poured from its brown bottle, Crabbies Original Ginger Beer takes on a light golden hue, very similar to the color of ginger ale, and the body is crystal clear. The nose on this product is one of ginger and other spices. There is a nice amount of frothy foam at first, but it [Read more...]