Beverages produced by, or which have undergone, a process of alcoholic fermentation, to which they owe their intoxicating properties, including beer, wine, hard cider, and the like, but not spirituous or distilled liquors. State v. Lenip, 10 Mo. 391; State v. Riddle, 54 N. H. 3S3; People v. Foster, 64 Mich. 715, 31N. W. 590; State v. Gill, 89 Minn. 502, 95 N. W. 449; State v. Adams, 51 N. II. 508.