Low ABV, Fruit-Flavored Beers Are Having a Moment

Fortune - 04-20


If drinking a beer outdoors this spring reminds you of wandering through the fruit aisle at your favorite grocery store, you probably aren’t alone. Fruit-flavored beer with an alcohol by volume (ABV) of less than 4.2%—compared to the average 5% ABV —has emerged as a serious contender among newer craft beers.