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Big Beer Is Not So Big Anymore

Big Beer Is Not So Big Anymore

Updated at 6:48 p.m. ET on July 28, 2023 This is an edition of The Atlantic Daily, a newsletter that guides you through the biggest stories of the day, helps you discover new ideas, and recommends the best in culture. Sign up for it here. Beer was once king. Now, with seltzers, canned cocktails, and other tasty beverages on the rise, what will become of brews? First, here are four new stories from The Atlantic: The Decline of the Brew It’s Friday, so I’ll go ahead and say it: I love cracking open a cold one. It’s not just the taste of beer itself or the alcohol. For me, drinking a beer is also about the pleasure of the ritual. Indeed, so much do I enjoy cracking open cold ones that I also often drink hop water, nonalcoholic seltzers flavored with hops. (They taste good and have the added benefit of making me feel virtuous.) On Tuesday evening, I was lying on my chaise lounge, reading a magazine and sipping a new variety of hop …