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The belly buster: Carbohydrates
Football season is one of the highlights of fall, but you have to be careful you're not drinking a day's worth of calories come Sunday. "Beer has a highly concentrated amount of carbohydrates," said Reames. "In essence drinking a bottle is the equivalent of eating a piece of white bread." Plus, alcohol is an appetite stimulant. And keep in mind that seasonal brews can contain a higher alcohol count, and more alcohol means more calories. For example, Blue Moon Harvest ale has 5.7% alcohol (compared with 5.4% in a Blue Moon) and contains about 10 calories more per bottle than the regular version.
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