Beer Info FAQ

How much sugar is in Old Jamaica ginger beer?

How much sugar is in Old Jamaica ginger beer?

One of the highest levels of sugar is found in Old Jamaica Ginger Beer. Its Extra Fiery drink has 15.7g - or just under four teaspoons - of sugar per 100ml. The recommended maximum daily sugar intake for someone over the age of 11 is 30g a day, or 7.5 teaspoons.

Is ginger beer high in calories?

Calorie counts vary by product. One brand of non-alcoholic ginger beer contains about 16 calories per ounce, or 128 calories in an 8-ounce glass. One brand of alcoholic ginger beer contains 255 calories per 500 milliliters, which is about 17 ounces. That works out to about 15 calories per ounce.