America On Tap will be in San Angelo October 3rd at the River Stage. There is going to be an awesome selection of beers to choose from, so you don't want to miss out.

While you're sampling all the awesome beer that will be there, you can impress everyone around you with these awesome beer facts we've compiled just for you.

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    One of the Oldest Prepared Drinks

    Beer is one of the world's oldest prepared beverages, possibly dating back to the early Neolithic or 9500 BC.

  • 2

    Vikings Believed In Goat Beer

    The Vikings believed that a giant goat, whose udders provided an endless supply of beer, was waiting for them in Valhalla when they died.

  • 3

    Beer-Drinking Goat For Mayor!

    In the 1980s, a beer-drinking goat was elected mayor of Lajitas, TX.

  • 4

    World's Strongest Brew Is...

    The world´s strongest beer is Brewmeister´s „Snake Venom“. While regular beer usually have about 5% ABV, this Scottish killer has a stomach-burning 67,5% ABV.

  • 5

    FDR & Churchill on Prohibition

    At the end of Prohibition, FDR said, "What America needs now is a drink." Winston Churchill called the concept of Prohibition "an affront to the whole history of mankind."

    Janet Koelling
  • 6

    Cenosillicaphobia

    Literally means the 'fear of an empty glass' - we all experience this at times!

    kschulze
  • 7

    Beer Floods London

    In 1814, almost 400,000 gallons of beer flooded several streets in London after a huge vat ruptured in the parish of St. Giles.

    Ryan McVay