What is Ginger Beer, Anyway?

What the heck is ginger beer—especially if not a kind of beer? Ginger beer—often confused with ginger ale—is a slightly fizzy fermented drink with a pungent, spicy ginger flavor. But, contrary to its name, ginger beer isn’t a type of beer. In fact, it’s not even alcoholic. If you’ve made this mistake before, you’re not … Continue reading What is Ginger Beer, Anyway?