Good news Yakima Valley Hops producers. Raise a glass to a new study on health benefits. Brew is paced with nearly the same health benefits as red wine, according to a recent study at the University of Texas.

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Previous research has proven that, on average, those who sip a glass of wine or two live longer than teetotalers. An analysis of alcohol consumers and non-drinkers has discovered that those who have a daily glass or two of beer live just as long as those who enjoy wine.