How drinking heavily, or regularly, can lead to weight gain. Some pints of lager can contain 180 calories, the equivalent to a slice of pizza. Stouts and ales can be as calorific as a whole bagel (around 250 calories) and a pint of cider can contain as many calories as a sugared doughnut.
How Many Calories Are In A Large Pint Of Beer? You can gain weight if you drink heavily or regularly. Lager can have 180 calories per pint, roughly 180 calories, the equivalent to a slice of pizza. It is estimated that a pint of cider can have as many calories as a sugary doughnut.