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The 26 Most Popular Beer Brands In The US

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When it comes to imbibing, Americans’ drink of choice is clear: We’re here for the beer. According to a Gallup poll, 43 percent of those who consume alcohol prefer beer, which is more popular than wine and liquor. To better understand our love affair with beer, we broke down the most popular beer in every state. Now, we’re checking out which beers are most popular overall. (Call it a hop-ularity contest).

To arrive at these rankings, 24/7 Wall Street looked at how many barrels of beer were shipped within the U.S. in 2017. According to that metric, here are the 26 most popular beers in the country.

26. Guinness


Barrels shipped in 2017: 1.1 million

25. Milwaukee’s Best Ice


Barrels shipped in 2017: 1.2 million

24. Corona Light


Barrels shipped in 2017: 1.2 million

23. Icehouse


Barrels shipped in 2017: 1.3 million

22. Steel Reserve


Barrels shipped in 2017: 1.6 million

21. Coors Banquet


Barrels shipped in 2017: 1.7 million

20. Dos Equis


Barrels shipped in 2017: 2 million

19. Blue Moon


Barrels shipped in 2017: 2.1 million

18. Yuengling Lager


Barrels shipped in 2017: 2.2 million

17. Natural Ice


Barrels shipped in 2017: 2.4 million

16. Pabst Blue Ribbon


Barrels shipped in 2017: 2.5 million

15. Bud Ice


Barrels shipped in 2017: 2.6 million

14. Stella Artois


Barrels shipped in 2017: 2.7 million

13. Miller High Life


Barrels shipped in 2017: 3.5 million

12. Keystone Light


Barrels shipped in 2017: 3.5 million

11. Heineken


Barrels shipped in 2017: 4 million

10. Busch


Barrels shipped in 2017: 4.7 million

9. Busch Light


Barrels shipped in 2017: 6.4 million

8. Natural Light


Barrels shipped in 2017: 6.5 million

7. Modelo Especial


Barrels shipped in 2017: 7.2 million

6. Michelob Ultra


Barrels shipped in 2017: 7.7 million

5. Corona Extra


Barrels shipped in 2017: 8.7 million

4. Miller Lite


Barrels shipped in 2017: 13.1 million

3. Budweiser


Barrels shipped in 2017: 13.3 million

2. Coors Light


Barrels shipped in 2017: 16.5 million

1. Bud Light


Barrels shipped in 2017: 33.1 million

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