world of beer fun

Beer which is now considered to be the world’s oldest of alcoholic beverages ranks the third position after water and tea for the most popular drink. Related to beer, there are plenty of impressive records including beer chugging world champion, the bitterest beer, the most beer pints balanced on the head and etc. Let’s take a look at interesting world records in terms of beer.

 

The biggest house made of beer mats

The 21-year-old man Sven Goebel was declared in the Guinness Book of World Records for having built a house out of beer coasters. The house consists of 5 rooms and was furnished with a table, a fireplace and armchairs, which needs 300,000 beer coasters.

 

Sven Goebel’s unique house may be inspired from the candy-house in “Hansel and Gretel”

Sven Goebel’s unique house may be inspired from the candy-house in “Hansel and Gretel”

 

The bitterest beer

Peter Fowler, aged 58, created the bitterest beer which was rated for its bitterness at 323 International Bittering Units

Peter Fowler, aged 58, created the bitterest beer which was rated for its bitterness at 323 International Bittering Units

 

The largest glass of beer

The Auld Dubliner Irish Pub was received the Guinness World Record for the largest glass of beer. The glass was reportedly weighed 408 kg and the stout weighs 1,257 kg.

The Auld Dubliner Irish Pub was received the Guinness World Record for the largest glass of beer. The glass was reportedly weighed 408 kg and the stout weighs 1,257 kg.

 

Beer glass carrying

Reinhard Wurtz, who works as a restaurant manager, broke the world record for carrying 20 beer glasses. Each glass full of bear was reported to weigh at least 2.5 kilograms. This Australian man beat German barmaid Anita Schwartz with the record of 16 steins.

 

Reinhard Wurtz was able to carry 20 glasses of beer walking 40 meters

Reinhard Wurtz was able to carry 20 glasses of beer walking 40 meters

 

Driving over bottled beers

A Chinese man named Li Guiwen manage to drive over 1,798-bottled beers for over 60 meters within 8 minutes and 28 seconds

A Chinese man named Li Guiwen manage to drive over 1,798-bottled beers for over 60 meters within 8 minutes and 28 seconds

 

The most beer pints balanced on the head

John Evans set a new world record for balancing 237 beer pints on his head in June 2010.

John Evans set a new world record for balancing 237 beer pints on his head in June 2010.

 

Beer chugging world champion

Steven Petrosino from England was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records to be the Beer Chugging World Champion on June 22nd, 1977. He succeeded in drink 1 liter of beer within 1.3 seconds. The previous record holder was Peter Dowdeswell who drank 1 liter of beer in 2.3 seconds.

 

The record was set by Steven Petrosino at the Gingerbreadman in Carlise

The record was set by Steven Petrosino at the Gingerbreadman in Carlise

 

 

The longest-serving bartender

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the longest-serving bartender is Angelo Cammarata. He works at Cammarata's Café for nearly 77 years.

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the longest-serving bartender is Angelo Cammarata. He works at Cammarata’s Café for nearly 77 years.

 

The most expensive bottle of beer

A bottle of Lowebrau lager has just sold at the price of $16,000. It was found by Leroy Smith among the wreckage of the German airship Hindenburg which burst into flames in Lakehurst on May 6th, 1937.

 

The most expensive bottle of beer was heat-damaged but still sealed

The most expensive bottle of beer was heat-damaged but still sealed

 

The strongest beer

The strongest beer in the world contains 55% alcohol by volume and costs $765

The strongest beer in the world contains 55% alcohol by volume and costs $765

 

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