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Two Big Breweries Reveal Ingredients

In response to a blogger, Anheuser-Busch and Miller Lite have listed the ingredients in their beers online.

For Bud and Bud Light the ingredients are about the same – water, barley malt, rice, yeast, hops.  To see for yourself, go to www.tapintoyourbeer.com.  You can also find nutritional information there.

Bud, which owns Beck’s, Busch and Michelob will post their ingredients in the near future.

MillerCoors listed ingredients for Miller Lite and Coors Light and six other brands on FaceBook.  Their beers are mostly water, barley malt, corn, yeast and hops.

Do you think the blogger was disappointed to find there are no nefarious ingredients in these beers?

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Angel Food Cake or Pound Cake

Liqueur

1 cup Mascarpone (an Italian sweet cream cheese)

1 cup Whipping cream

6 Tbs Powdered Sugar

1 Tsp Vanilla

Strawberries and/or raspberries

Blueberries

Sugar

Slice the strawberries into small pieces and if using raspberries, cut them in half.  We mixed the two.  Add a bit of sugar and toss gently to bring out the juices.

Cut a couple thick slices from an angel food cake loaf and trim the edges.  Cut each slice in half.

Crumble each half into the bottom of each cup then drizzle about a teaspoon of Grand Marnier over the cake crumbs.  Mix the cake around a bit to distribute the liqueur.  You can substitute some other liqueur that you like and have on hand.

Beat a cup of Mascarpone with a cup of whipping cream.  Add six tablespoons of powdered sugar and a teaspoon of vanilla.  Beat until thick, but not really stiff.

Using a teaspoon drop a few dollops of the cream mixture over the crumbs and spread carefully.

Then spoon some of the strawberries as the next layer and cover with cream mixture.

Top with blueberries.  Refrigerate.

May be done a day ahead allowing the flavors to meld.

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