ABV

abv – acronym for ‘alcohol-by-volume’ the most sensible of the various systems for measuring alcoholic strength, as the percentage of the volume of liquid that equates to pure alcohol. Most beers are in the range 3.5–6% abv; still wines 8–15% abv; fortified wines 17– 22% abv; and most spirits 35–50% abv.

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On writing

I have been writing about drinks since 2000, mainly for newspapers and magazines, and also through my blog, which is being updated alphabetically here (see below).

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