Europe Tops Booziest List

Luxembourg takes the top title
By Sam Gale Rosen,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 1, 2007 10:55 AM CST
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(Newser) – European countries take the honors as the hardest-drinking nations, taking 14 of the 15 top slots in a Forbes ranking of the world's countries by per capita consumption of pure alcohol in a year.

  1. Luxembourg
  2. France
  3. Ireland
  4. Hungary

  1. Czech Republic
  2. Spain
  3. Denmark
  4. Portugal
  5. Switzerland
  6. Austria