Malta Beer

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Today in 1964, Malta gained their Independence from the United Kingdom.

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Guild: None Known

National Regulatory Agency: None

Beverage Alcohol Labeling Requirements: Not Known

Drunk Driving Laws: BAC 0.08%

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  • Full Name: Republic of Malta
  • Location: Southern Europe, islands in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Sicily (Italy)
  • Government Type: Republic
  • Language: Maltese (official) 90.2%, English (official) 6%, multilingual 3%, other 0.8%
  • Religion(s): Roman Catholic (official) 98%
  • Capital: Valletta
  • Population: 409,836; 174th
  • Area: 316 sq km, 207th
  • Comparative Area: Slightly less than twice the size of Washington, DC
  • National Food: Pastizzi
  • National Symbols: Blue Rock Thrush (bird), Pharaoh Hound; Maltese Centaury; Għargħar; George Cross, Maltese Cross
  • Affiliations: UN, EU, Commonwealth
  • Independence: From the UK, September 21, 1964

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  • Alcohol Legal: Yes
  • Minimum Drinking Age: 17
  • BAC: 0.08%
  • Number of Breweries: 1

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  • How to Say “Beer”: birra
  • How to Order a Beer: wiehed birra, jekk jogħġbok
  • How to Say “Cheers”: evviva / saħħa
  • Toasting Etiquette: N/A

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Alcohol Consumption By Type:

  • Beer: 34%
  • Wine: 28%
  • Spirits: 35%
  • Other: 5%

Alcohol Consumption Per Capita (in litres):

  • Recorded: 3.85
  • Unrecorded: 0.42
  • Total: 4.27
  • Beer: 1.79

WHO Alcohol Data:

  • Per Capita Consumption: 3.9 litres
  • Alcohol Consumption Trend: Decrease
  • Excise Taxes: Yes
  • Minimum Age: 17
  • Sales Restrictions: Specific events, intoxicated persons
  • Advertising Restrictions: Yes
  • Sponsorship/Promotional Restrictions: Sponsorship

Patterns of Drinking Score: 1

Prohibition: None

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