Updated: Apr 10, 2020
As it's Good Friday, you may be celebrating the end of the week with a bottle of something. So here at Muraina we've put together a list of fun facts about alcohol..... Enjoy!!
Alcohol Fun Facts
6 minutes is how long it takes for the brain to start to react to alcohol.
48% of people worldwide, aged over 15, claim to have never drunk alcohol.
18 litres is how much alcohol Russians consume each year.
67.5% is the amount of alcohol content in the strongest beer in the world.
914% was the highest ever recorded blood alcohol content, which is more than twice the typical lethal limit.
You can’t drink alcohol in British Parliament, unless you are the chancellor delivering the annual budget statement.
1 in 5 top 100 country music songs refer to alcohol.
Red wines have higher alcohol content than white wines.
The founder of Alcoholics Anonymous, Bill W, demanded alcohol during his final days.
Moonshine accounts for around 30% of the world’s alcohol drinking.
Spraying your clothes with Vodka can eliminate odours…just be careful not to overdo it as it might stain.
Milkshakes originally contained alcohol.
Fear of an empty glass has a scientific name, Cenosillicaphobia.
Vodka is the world’s most popular alcohol with approx. 5 billion litres consumed per year.
You will need around 600 grapes to make a bottle of red wine.
There are approximately 49 million bubbles in a bottle of champagne
Enjoy your Weekend!!