10 Things You Didn't Know About Beer & Cheese

Our second Beer & Cheese pairing event at Murphy's Irish Pub takes place on Friday, October 20th, in the Snug from 6:30pm to 8:00pm. We will be pairing specific beers with artisan cheese from Bohemian Creamery. Plus, Lisa Gottreich of Bohemian Creamery will be our special guest of the evening, joining us to talk all things cheese!

In preparation for the one of a kind tasting event, read on to learn 10 facts about beer and cheese that you didn't know before. Then, be sure to grab your tickets here.

1. The first beer can debuted in 1933.

Back in those days, drinks were only allowed to have 3.2% alcohol per volume.

2. The state of North Dakota drinks more beer than any other state.

In 2013, the average resident drank over 43 gallons of beer.

3. Beer is the world's most widely consumed alcoholic beverage.