New Trend: Performance Beer

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Inspired by the beer tents popular at the finish line of high-endurance events like marathons and triathlons, creative breweries are adding electrolytes to beer. They are turning  alcohol into a hydrating drink, but still giving drinkers a buzz. 

The market is small, constituting just 1% of the craft beer market (and craft is just 13% of the total beer market). But performance beer is selling well with consumers wanting alcohol with fewer calories.

Read more (Bloomberg)