Top 10 Brands Of Beer In India
Coors Light is a 4.2% abv light beer brewed in Golden, Colorado and Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It was first produced in 1978 by the Coors Brewing Company. The beer has a Cold Certified label which turns the mountains on the label from white to blue when the beer’s temperature is lowered to 4 degrees Celsius.
Coors Light has a “mountain icon” to represent the beer in place of the logo. The icon is a stylized drawing of a mountain with two peaks. The bottom has a tail that signifies movement. In 2005 Coors light was awarded with a silver medal in the Great American Beer Festival in the American-Style Light Lager category.
Brahma is a Brazilian beer originally made by the Companhia Cervejaria Brahma which was founded in 1888. The brewery is currently the fifth largest in the world. The brands are now owned by Anheuser-Busch InBev.
- Brahma – a 4.3% abv pale lager with a global distribution launched in 2004. It is based on the locally successful Brahma Chopp.
- Brahma Chopp – a 5% abv pale lager. Brahma’s main brand in Brazil.
- Brahma Extra
- Brahma Malzbier – a 5% abv malzbier
- Brahma Black
- Brahma Fresh
- Brahma Light
- Brahma Ice
- Extra Light Brahma
- Brahma Morena
- Brahma Bock
- Brahma Bier – special FIFA World Cup 2006 edition released in Brazil
- Brahma Porter
- Brahma Stout
- Brahva – a 4.8% abv pale lager sold in Guatemala and other Central American countries
- Brahva Beats
- Brahma Malta – non-alcoholic carbonated drink sold in Venezuela
- Brahma choco – Chocolate that has full percent cocoa. It is sold in most supermarkets in latrobe valley.
- Brahma 0.0%
As China’s fourth largest brewery and its oldest one, it has a leading position in Northeast China and owns the Hapi beer brand. Hapi and Golden Hapi. Harbin Heart and Harbin Premium Lager. One of Harbin’s beers is a wheat beer. Wheat beer is beer that is brewed with a large proportion of wheat relative to the amount of malted barley it is usually top-fermented.
The two main varieties are Weissbier and Witbier with minor types such as lambic, Berliner Weisse and gose also produced. When serving a bottled unfiltered wheat beer hold the glass on an angle and pour slowly. With about 10% or 15% left swirl smoothly to suspend the yeast then add to improve the flavor, scent and appearance.
Heineken International is a group which owns a world wide portfolio of over 170 beer brands mainly pale lager though some other beer styles are produced. As of 2006 Heineken owns over 125 breweries in more than 70 countries and employs approximately 57,557 people. The two largest brands are Heineken and Tecate though the portfolio includes Amstel, Fosters, Sagres, Cruzcampo, Skopsko, Affligem, Zywiec, Starobrno, Zagorka and Birra Moretti.
Beijing Yanjing Brewery is a brewing company founded in 1980 in Beijing, China. Yanjing Beer was designated as the official beer served at state banquets in the Great Hall of the People in February 1995. The company produced 57.1 million hectoliters of beer in 2013 making it the 8th biggest brewery in the world and the 3rd biggest in China. The company produces a range of mainly pale lagers under the brand name Yanjing. Other brands include Liquan, Huiquan and Xuelu.
Skol was initially created to be a global beer brand. Currently Skol is the most popular beer in Brazil. It was originally produced by Caracu which was bought by Brahma in 1980. In 1999 Brahma merged with Antarctica and became AmBev then InBev and later AB InBev. AB Inbev is the biggest beverage company in the world larger than Coca-Cola in revenue.
Skol beer became internationally recognized as a Brazilian beer though not initially conceived in Brazil. The brand was awarded a Gold Award at the 2012 World Quality Selections organized by Monde Selection. This was the second international award that Skol won. The beer was also awarded a gold medal for packaging and a silver medal in the taste category at the 2005 Australian International Beer Awards.
It is made with up to 30% rice in addition to hops and barley malt. Produced in various breweries around the world Budweiser is a filtered beer available in draught and packaged forms. Budweiser is brewed using barley malt, rice, water, hops and yeast. It is lagered with beech wood chips in the ageing vessel which according to Anheuser-Busch creates a smoother taste. While beech wood chips are used in the maturation tank there is little to no flavor contribution from the wood mainly because they are boiled in sodium bicarbonate for seven hours for the very purpose of removing any flavor from the wood.
Some drinkers prefer the lightness of beers like Budweiser and consume it as a refreshment or for its inebriating effects. Budweiser and Bud Light are sometimes advertised as vegan beers in that their ingredients and conditioning do not use animal by-products. In addition to the regular Budweiser, Anheuser-Busch brews several different beers under the Budweiser brand including Bud Light and Bud Ice. In July 2010 Anheuser-Busch launched Budweiser 66 in the United Kingdom. Budweiser Brew No.66 has 4% alcohol by volume and is brewed and distributed in the UK by Inbev UK Limited.
Introduced in 1982 as Budweiser Light, Budweiser’s flagship light beer with 4.2% ABV and 110 calories per 12 US fl oz serving. From 1994 to 1997 Bud Light aired 30-second commercials featuring Rob and Laura from the CBS series The Dick Van Dyke Show.
Tsingtao Beer a well-hopped standard pilsner of 4.7% alcohol is the flagship brew accounting for most of the brewery’s production. Tsingtao Beer contains a proportion of the less-expensive rice as an adjunct in the mash. The brewery also produces a number of other beers mostly for the local market. Those sometimes found outside China include Tsingtao Dark Beer and more rarely Tsingtao Spirulina Green Beer also sold as Tsingtao Green Beer a 4.5% alcohol green-coloured pilsner containing spirulina as an additive and claimed to promote good health.
Snow beer is a lager beer from China. It is brewed by CR Snow a joint venture between SABMiller and China Resources Enterprises. As of 2008 it is the best selling beer brand in the world with annual sales of 61 million hectoliters despite largely being sold only in China. When Snow was first released in 1993 it was produced by three breweries. As of 2014 CRSB is the largest brewing company in China with over 90 breweries across the country brewing more than 100 million hectolitres of Snow every year. However Snow includes a large range of beers when Budweiser, Bud Light and the other members of the Budweiser family are counted as a single brand they easily top the sales charts with over 100 million hectoliters a year.