Beck’s is made in St. Louis, brewed with Missouri water. Are you shocked? Do you feel taken advantage of? Did you think Beck’s was a bonafide German pilsner?
Thanks to a class-action settlement of a lawsuit stating that the maker of Beck’s, Anheuser-Busch InBev, tricked consumers into thinking Beck’s was a German beer, you may qualify for a refund of up to $50. The Wall Street Journal has the details:
The suit stated that phrases included on Beck’s packaging mislead customers—phrases including “German Quality” beer and “Originated in Bremen, Germany.” Hey Big Beer, looks like its time to be transparent, or face the consequences.
[via Wall Street Journal]