Alcoholic drink

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An alcoholic drink (or alcoholic beverage) is a drink that contains ethanol, a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar.wikipedia
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Drinking culture

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The consumption of alcohol plays an important social role in many cultures.
Drinking culture is the set of traditions and social behaviors that surround the consumption of beverages containing ethanol as a recreational drug and social lubricant.

Drink

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An alcoholic drink (or alcoholic beverage) is a drink that contains ethanol, a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar.
In addition, alcoholic drinks such as wine, beer, and liquor, which contain the drug ethanol, have been part of human culture for more than 8,000 years.

Alcohol law

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Most countries have laws regulating the production, sale, and consumption of alcoholic beverages.
Alcohol laws are laws in relation to the manufacture, use, being under the influence of and sale of alcohol (also known formally as ethanol) or alcoholic beverages that contains ethanol.

Alcohol

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An alcoholic drink (or alcoholic beverage) is a drink that contains ethanol, a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar.
The term alcohol originally referred to the primary alcohol ethanol (ethyl alcohol), which is used as a drug and is the main alcohol present in alcoholic beverages.

Prohibition

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Some countries ban such activities entirely, but alcoholic drinks are legal in most parts of the world.
Prohibition is the act or practice of forbidding something by law; more particularly the term refers to the banning of the manufacture, storage (whether in barrels or in bottles), transportation, sale, possession, and consumption of alcoholic beverages.

Alcohol industry

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The global alcoholic drink industry exceeded $1 trillion in 2018.
The alcohol industry, also known by neo-prohibitionists as Big Alcohol, is the commercial industry involved in the manufacturing, distribution, and sale of alcoholic beverages.

Alcohol and cancer

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Long-term use can lead to alcohol abuse, cancer, physical dependence, and alcoholism.
Alcoholic beverages are classified by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) as a Group 1 carcinogen (carcinogenic to humans).

Beer

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Alcoholic drinks are typically divided into three classes—beers, wines, and spirits—and typically their alcohol content is between 3% and 50%.
Beer is one of the oldest and most widely consumed alcoholic drinks in the world.

Wine

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Alcoholic drinks are typically divided into three classes—beers, wines, and spirits—and typically their alcohol content is between 3% and 50%.
Wine is an alcoholic drink made from fermented grapes, and the five countries with the largest wine-producing regions are in Italy, Spain, France, the United States, and China.

Ethanol fermentation

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An alcoholic drink (or alcoholic beverage) is a drink that contains ethanol, a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar.
Ethanol fermentation has many uses, including the production of alcoholic beverages, the production of ethanol fuel, and bread cooking.

Cider

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Cider or cyder is a fermented alcoholic drink made from any fruit juice; apple juice (traditional and most common), peaches, pears ("Perry" cider) or other fruit.
Cider is an alcoholic beverage made from the fermented juice of apples.

Mead

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Mead is an alcoholic drink made by fermenting honey with water, sometimes with various fruits, spices, grains, or hops.
Mead (, from Old English medu ) is an alcoholic beverage created by fermenting honey with water, sometimes with various fruits, spices, grains, or hops.

Pulque

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Pulque is the Mesoamerican fermented drink made from the "honey water" of maguey, Agave americana.
Pulque, or octli, is an alcoholic beverage made from the fermented sap of the maguey (agave) plant.

Fruit wine

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"Fruit wines" are made from fruits other than grapes, such as plums, cherries, or apples.
Fruit wines are fermented alcoholic beverages made from a variety of base ingredients (other than grapes); they may also have additional flavors taken from fruits, flowers, and herbs.

Rice wine

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Sake is a popular example of "rice wine".
Rice wine is an alcoholic beverage fermented and distilled from rice, traditionally consumed in East and Southeast Asia.

Tequila

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The drink distilled from pulque is tequila or mescal Mezcal. Vodka, gin, baijiu, tequila, whiskey, brandy, and soju are examples of distilled drinks.
A fermented beverage from the agave plant known as pulque was consumed in pre-Columbian central Mexico before European contact.

Gin

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Vodka, gin, baijiu, tequila, whiskey, brandy, and soju are examples of distilled drinks.
Gin is a distilled alcoholic drink that derives its predominant flavour from juniper berries (Juniperus communis).

Alcohol by volume

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Cider alcohol content varies from 1.2% ABV to 8.5% or more in traditional English ciders.
Alcohol by volume (abbreviated as ABV, abv, or alc/vol) is a standard measure of how much alcohol (ethanol) is contained in a given volume of an alcoholic beverage (expressed as a volume percent).

Sake

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Sake is a popular example of "rice wine".
In Japanese, the word sake (kanji: 酒, ) can refer to any alcoholic drink, while the beverage called "sake" in English is usually termed nihonshu (日本酒; meaning 'Japanese liquor').

Physical dependence

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Long-term use can lead to alcohol abuse, cancer, physical dependence, and alcoholism.

Applejack (drink)

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Freeze distillation concentrates ethanol along with methanol and fusel alcohols (fermentation by-products partially removed by distillation) in applejack.
Applejack is a strong apple-flavored alcoholic drink produced from apples.

List of liqueurs

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It is used in mixed drinks, liqueurs, and tinctures, and also as a household solvent.
Liqueurs are alcoholic beverages that are bottled with added sugar and have added flavors that are usually derived from fruits, herbs, or nuts.

Mixture

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It is typically made from barley or a blend of several grains and flavored with hops.

Alcoholism

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Long-term use can lead to alcohol abuse, cancer, physical dependence, and alcoholism.
Beer alone is the world's most widely consumed alcoholic beverage; it is the third-most popular drink overall, after water and tea.

Ethanol

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An alcoholic drink (or alcoholic beverage) is a drink that contains ethanol, a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar.
It is a psychoactive substance and is the principal active ingredient found in alcoholic drinks.