Not a Beer Person? Try These Light Lagers from Around the World

Photo by: Courtesy photos
Albania: Birra Tirana
First brewed in 1961, this innocuous lager named after the country's capital is far and away the nation's favorite.... more 
Photo by: Courtesy photos
Albania: Birra Tirana
First brewed in 1961, this innocuous lager named after the country's capital is far and away the nation's favorite. less 
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Thu, May 9, 2013 10:48 AM EDT
Joshua M. Bernstein




For much of the last century, beer drinkers around the world have been in love with lagers. The appeal is understandable: The cold-fermented beers are crisp, refreshing, and suitable for situations ranging from sweltering tropical afternoons to cutting the heat of fiery Sichuan fare. America has, and cherishes, Budweiser. But how well do you know these 59 other lagers from around the globe?



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Joshua M. Bernstein has written for The New York Times, New York magazine, and Imbibe, where he's a contributing editor. He is also the author of Brewed Awakening and he lives in Brooklyn, where he leads homebrew tours.




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