Five iconic Italian beers

And what you need to know before you drink them!

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Although Italy is first and foremost a wine producing (and drinking) nation, beer is increasingly popular, in particular mass-produced pale lagers, which are the traditional accompaniment to pizza.

Craft beers (or birra artiginale) are also increasingly popular, but today’s focus is the mass-market lager variety.