All Hopped-up: Beer Quiz
by Staff
From barley to beer heads, the world of beer is as complex as it is delectable. Put on your Cicerone hat, and have a beer blast by taking this quiz!

What are the basic ingredients in beer?

  • water, barley, hops and yeast
  • water, caffeine and yeast
  • sugar, ginseng and hops

Which U.S. president was the first to brew beer at the White House?

  • George Washington
  • Barack Obama
  • John F. Kennedy

What is zythology?

  • the study of college drinking
  • the study of beer and beer making
  • the study of alcohol culture

Will Ferrell offered to create ads for which beer company because he's a big fan of the brand?

  • Old Milwaukee
  • Pabst Blue Ribbon
  • Miller High Life

Which ice beer advertises that it’s “ice brewed for a naturally smooth taste”?

  • Icehouse
  • Natural Ice
  • Bud Ice

What Miller product calls itself “the champagne of beers”?

  • Miller Chill
  • Miller High Life
  • Miller Lite

What is Lone Star Beer's slogan?

  • "the national beer of Texas"
  • "a cowboy thing"
  • "a taste as big as Texas"

What is the world's oldest continually operating brewery?

  • Augustiner-Brau
  • Bavarian State Brewery Weihenstephan
  • Weltenburg Abbey Brewery

St. James's Gate Brewery is the home of what famous beer?

  • Guinness
  • Heineken
  • Smithwick's

What makes a brewery a "craft beer" brewery?

  • a brewery producing just one beer selection
  • a brewery that is small, independent and traditional
  • a brewery that produces less than 1,000 barrels a month

How many craft breweries were there in the United States in mid-2015?

  • 3,418
  • 2,819
  • 3,190

Which large craft brewer based in Pennsylvania sells its signature beer in a green bottle?

  • Yuengling
  • Heineken
  • Rolling Rock

Which state has the most craft breweries in the top 50?

  • Colorado
  • New York
  • California

When did the Budweiser Clydesdales make their first appearance?

  • 1933
  • 1921
  • 1935

Which two U.S. presidents' inaugural parades included appearances of the Budweiser Clydesdales?

  • Harry Truman and Bill Clinton
  • Barack Obama and Jimmy Carter
  • John F. Kennedy and Gerald Ford

What is the strongest beer in the world based on alcohol by volume (ABV)?

  • Brewmeister Armageddon
  • Brewmeister Snake Venom
  • Ruhstaller Capt.

What is the brand of beer in "The Simpsons"?

  • Duff Beer
  • Beer Beer
  • Emergency Drinking Beer

What beer has used the slogan "a better beer deserves a better can"?

  • Budweiser
  • Coors
  • Heineken

This Mexican beer is the fourth best-selling beer in the world.

  • Corona
  • Tecate
  • Negra Modelo

In what city is the Great American Beer Festival held?

  • Denver
  • New York
  • San Francisco

The Most Interesting Man in the World prefers what brand of beer?

  • Dos Equis
  • Busch Light
  • Michelob Ultra

Spuds MacKenzie appeared in advertising for what beer brand?

  • Miller Lite
  • Bud Light
  • Coors

How many 12-ounce (354-milliliter) beers are in a keg?

  • 165
  • 150
  • 145

What is the oldest brewery in North America?

  • Molson
  • Anheuser-Busch
  • Yuengling

When was Oktoberfest officially declared a festival/celebration?

  • 1812
  • 1892
  • 1911

It is believed that ancient Egyptians brewed how many kinds of beers?

  • one
  • three
  • six

Beer is the most popular beverage in what two countries?

  • England and Ireland
  • Ireland and the United States
  • Scotland and Canada

Beer is sold in vending machines in what country?

  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • England

What is California's largest craft beer brewery by sales volume?

  • Sierra Nevada
  • Luganitas Brewing
  • Firestone Walker Brewing

When was the phrase "Blue Ribbon" added to Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer?

  • 1895
  • 1900
  • 1872