How beer saved the world [Infographic]
Yes, it’s true. Beer saved the world. Where would we be without beer? Dating back to the Egyptians, beer has been an important part of our lives. I had one university professor that believed beer was the reason mankind stopped its nomadic ways. They needed to be in one spot long enough to grow and brew it… POOF, modern day society! Here’s an infographic giving some insight into the golden, hoppy liquid we all love.
- Egyptian texts contain 100 medical prescriptions calling for beer
- In Medieval times, the average person drank 60-66 gallons of beer per year
- American drink enough beer to fill 330 oil tankers
Infographic by: OBDP