Tag Archives: Nutrition facts label

• Alcohol industry can't agree about issue of nutrition labels

Alcohol industry can't agree about issue of nutrition labels

New Year’s revelers who plan to belly up to the bar but also resolve to drop 10 pounds in 2011 face a hurdle: calories, carbohydrates and other nutritional facts are nowhere to be found on a bottle of booze. In fact, a debate has raged for seven years between federal regulators, consumer groups and the […]

• Want to know the nutrition facts of booze on labels? Good luck

Want to know the nutrition facts of booze on labels? Good luck

Q: I like to read nutritional information on the foods and beverages I consume. Why is there no such information on alcoholic beverages? A: You want to know the alcohol, calories and ingredients in your wine, beer and liquor? Good luck. Some alcohol drinks label some of this, but so inconsistently that it’s hard to […]