1. Alcohol could generate a controversial topic, in terms of health, laws, cause of accidents or addiction. But, in Missouri, anyone under the age of 21 should be careful while taking out trash. If you are under 21 and the garbage contains an empty bottle of alcohol, you can be charged with illegal possession of alcohol.
  2. Despite the general belief that alcohol increases the body’s temperature, it actually lowers it.
  3. It is estimated that there are 49,000,000 bubbles in a bottle of champagne.
  4. In some European countries, McDonald’s serves alcohol.
  5. Distilled spirits, such as brandy, gin, rum or tequila, contain no carbohydrates, no fats and no cholesterol of any kind.
  6. The BATF (Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms) prohibited the use of the word “refreshing” to describe any alcoholic beverage.
  7. The Texas state law prohibits taking ore than three sips of a beer at a time while standing.
  8. Abraham Lincoln held a liquor license and operated several taverns.
  9. The U.S. have the highest minimum drinking age in the entire world.
  10. Bourbon, the official drink of the U.S. takes its name from Bourbon County, Kentucky.

Facts about Alcohol