Despite the great controversy in terms of both physical and mental health, drinking alcohol is a worldwide phenomenon. Every country has its own favorite alcohol beverage and there are many nations arguing about who the worldÂ´s heaviest drinker is. Alcohol has been around for thousands of years and in the course of time, many interesting alcohol-related facts have emerged. From the pathological fear of an empty glass to a 3.75 million-dollar vodka, check out these 25 unbelievable facts about alcohol you may not realize are true.
20. Researches suggest that at any given time, 0.7% of the world population is drunk. It means 50 million people are drunk right now.
15. Fear on an empty glass even got its scientific name. It is called Cenosillicaphobia.
10. The worldÂ´s strongest beer is BrewmeisterÂ´s âSnake Venom”. While regular beer usually have about 5% ABV, this Scottish killer has a stomach-burning 67,5% ABV.
5. The word “brandy” derives from the Dutch word “brandewijn”, which means “burnt wine”.
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