Cheers! Kampai! L’Chaim!
No matter how you say it, the clink of glasses brimming with beer can bring universal joy to humans. But the preferred choice of amber nectar differs vastly by country.
Vinepair, a site focused on wine and booze, mapped out the world’s favorite beers by cross-referencing corporate earnings and research reports. Countries where data were unavailable, such as Papua New Guinea, Angola and Mongolia, were excluded.
Americans love Bud Light. The Japanese drink a lot of Asahi. Israelis go for Goldstar.
Here’s a map showing each country’s favorite beer: