5 Reasons Why You Should
Drink Craft Beer
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If it is craft beer in your bottle or glass, you
are doing yourself and the brewers a big
favor! Continue reading to learn more
about the benefits of choosing craft beer.
Among those that drink, craft beer
drinkers are considered the kindest and
the healthiest. Aside from helping small,
independent brewers who work hard to
create unique, rich flavors thrive in their
business, craft beers also contain some of
the freshest and healthiest ingredients.
Just about everyone who drinks beer has
thought about whether it is good or bad
for their health. There is no simple
answer to this question as the effects may
vary from one person to another.
However, an ever-growing body of
research confirms that moderate
drinking is safe, including craft beer. But,
what is craft beer? By definition, craft
beer is produced by small, independent
breweries, usually fewer than two million
Why Do People Drink Craft Beer?
Even if we all fantasize about the taste
being equal, there are several reasons to
reach for craft over macro. The next
time you are at a local bar or restaurant,
consider the following reasons to
choose craft beer.
1. Supporting Local Business
Many of us live within a few miles of a
craft brewery. When you buy local craft
beer, more money stays closer to home,
which does so much to help not only the
brewers of the beer you love but also
your local economy.
Most craft breweries use locally sourced
ingredients. Some even fund local
charities. Going local also gives you the
chance to enjoy a fresh and tastier beer; it
likewise helps you make new friends, meet
the brewers, and contribute to something
built out of love and passion.
Who doesn't want to be part of ventures
like these, where you get to help your
"home" thrive just by enjoying something
2. Sustainable Brewing
Most craft brewers are eco-conscious. They
try to ply their craft