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How many of the world’s top 10 most popular beers have you tried?

We’ve never even heard of number one.

WHILE YOU MIGHT rack your brain trying to predict what the most popular beers in the world are – Bloomberg has only gone and calculated them for you.

Here is their top 10 list from around the globe, including country of origin and market share:

10. Coors Light (US) – 1.3%

Coors Light 4+1 Source: on2boy

9. Brahma (Brazil) – 1.5%

35444011_0_640x640 Source: Ocado

8. Harbin (China) – 1.5%

harbin-beer-commercial Source: Auditionsfree

7. Heineken (Netherlands) – 1.5%

Heineken & Florianópolis Source: Gustavo Brazzalle

6. Yanjing (China) – 1.9%

Yanjing Beer Source: Mr Bao 包先生

5. Skol (Brazil) – 2.2%

Best-Beers-of-World-Cup-Top-10-4.-Skol-Brazil Source: Ealuxe

4. Budweiser (US) – 2.3%

breaking the law Source: drrt

3. Bud Light (US) – 2.5%

budlight Source: ries

2. Tsingtao (China) – 2.8%


1. Snow (China) – 5.4% of world market share

Snow_beer Source: Wikimedia

And no sign of Guinness anywhere near the top 10. In fact, only one European brew gets into the list. What happened to Guinness’ global reach?

We demand an inquiry.

How many have you tried? Have you even heard of the top spot? Let us know in the comments. 

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