The USA produces a truly titanic volume of suds each year -- in fact, according to Kirin Brewing Company's global beer production report, American brewers turned out nearly 6 billion gallons of beer in 2013. That's billion, with a B. And beer, also with a B.
Before you celebrate American beerceptionalism by shotgunning a brew, though, you should know we're not actually no. 1 in the beer-brewing world; that title goes to China, which out-produced America by more than 6 billion gallons of suds. If you need context, that's more than twice the output of the U.S., and quadruple of Germany, the land effectively founded on beer and sausage.
Check out the full list below, along with each country's largest brewery. And yes, some countries have the same top brewer. But that's globeerization for you.