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Explore All Alcoholic Beverages In Our Nutrition Tool

An hand holding a glas of red wine with a candle in the background
A glas of red wine

An alcoholic beverage is a drink that contains ethanol. The only type of alcohol that humans can drink is ethanol. Ethanol in beverages is classified as a recreational drug. Ethanol is a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar.

Alcohol is one of the most widely used recreational drugs in the world. Alcohol is both a chemical and a psychoactive drug.

There are many different kinds of alcoholic drinks, and some of them contain more alcohol than others.

There are two categories of alcoholic beverages: distilled and undistilled.

Undistilled drinks are also called fermented drinks.

Examples of common undistilled drinks:

Distillation is a process which follows fermentation. The process converts a fermented substance into one with an even higher concentration of alcohol.

Examples of common distilled drinks:

Search for Alcoholic Beverages in our Nutrition Tool

With the search bar below you're able to limit your search to foods found only in the category Alcoholic Beverages instead of searching through all foods.

Three Alcoholic Beverages That Rank Top Three For Any Nutrient Compared to All Foods

This table shows all of the foods in the food category alcoholic beverages that rank top 3 for any nutrient when compared to all foods in our Nutrition Tool.

You can click on a food name for a nutritional profile of that food or a nutrient to explore other foods with that nutrient.

Gin, Rum, Vodka, WhiskeyNutrientRank
(100 Proof, Distilled, All)
(90 Proof, Distilled, All)
(94 Proof, Distilled, All)
fig 1. List of alcoholic beverages that rank top 3 for any nutrient compared to all foods in our Nutrition Tool

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