The answer may be in the question you asked:
it’s brewed in enormous quantities
If you look at the aggregate cost, it is indeed almost certainly the most expensive beer in the world to brew and age, because they make so much of it. The total cost for brewing Budweiser probably far exceeds the cost of brewing any other single recipe, year over year.
As yeast is a fungus, are there any alcohol recipes that contain mushrooms?
The short answer is yes, but you still need the yeast to start the fermentation.
Mushroom-Infused Beer Recipes
Below you’ll find some basic beer recipes that incorporate mushrooms. Each recipe is sized to make 5 gallons of beer. However, given the broad range of ingredients ...
Can all sugars be used for brewing?
I would venture to say yes for the most part. That is all sugars expect maltodextrin and lactose.
What is Sugar?
But before I can answer the questions above, I do need to lay some groundwork and describe the different building blocks. It won’t take long and once you understand what everything is made of, it ...