Jim Beam Acquired By Japanese, Will American Liquor Have Recipes Changed?
Jim Beam once threatened to lower the alcohol content in Maker’s Mark, but the backlash prevented it. These type of acquisitions have also reduced the percent of American ownership ... to swallow Mexican brewer Grupo Modelo for billions.
AB InBev Overstates Alcohol in Budweiser, Lawsuit Claims
The Modelo brands account for 7 percent of the U.S. market ... they routinely purchased as many as four cases of Budweiser a month during the past four years, with the contents labeled as having an alcohol content of 5 percent by volume, according to ...
Anheuser-Busch-Grupo Modelo Merger Challenged By Justice Department
ABI's Bud Light is the best-selling beer in the nation and Modelo's Corona Extra ... third-biggest total beverage alcohol company in the U.S. After the Justice announcement, shares of Anheuser-Busch InBev fell more than 5 percent while Constellation ...
The Justice Department Explains Why Bud Light Lime-a-Rita Is a 'Premium-Plus' Beer
So to simplify, in InBev land: Natty Light < Budweiser < Bud Light Lime-a-Rita < Goose Island. To be fair, it is an 8 percent alcohol-by-volume drink that's sold as a "malt beverage" -- think Smirnoff Ice -- instead of straight beer. At the time of its ...
What Ales You: Trader Joe’s picks run from top-notch to totally tasteless
I liked but did not love the Trader Jose dark lager, finding it not quite as good as Negra Modelo ... share shelf space. Trader Joe’s has two versions — Granny Smith and orignal — of Newton’s Folly draft cider, 5 percent alcohol, out of Middlebury ...