Are you happy with your stomach aka (gut, flab, belly fat, waistline)? Alcohol temporarily keeps your body from burning fat, and at the same time you store fat right around your middle. The reason is your body can't store calories from alcohol for later, like it does with food calories. When you drink, your metabolism shuts down and stops burning calories from you meal and stores those calories while burning the alcohol. The fat storage increases in your belly... that why you never hear about beer hips.
So abs or alcohol? I believe you don't have to give alcohol up totally to keep your stomach tight, But you must follow My 5 Simple Rules!