The Health Benefits of Drinking Beer, Illustrated

An infographic makes a case for drinking beer by illustrating ideal serving temperatures, food pairings, and health benefits

Most folks really don't need much incentive to drink beer. But just in case you were debating whether or not to pick up that sixer on your way home from work, you might want to check out this cool new infographic from smart-spending web site Frugal Dad.

In an effort to make a case for "responsible beer drinking," the infographic illustrates the many purported health benefits of drinking beer. (Apparently, some recent studies have shown that, when consumed in moderation, beer can be as heart healthy as wine.) 

And, just for good measure, the infographic also illustrates the ideal serving temperatures and food pairing suggestions for various beers. Check it out in full below.