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Keeping It Clean: Germany’s Beer Purity Law

In the past decade the United States has made great progress towards creating higher standards for consumer products. However, Germany began this process 495 years ago when the Bavarian government enacted Reinheitsgebot or “Bavarian Purity Law.” This law ensured the … Continue reading

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Infinium: The New Champagne of Beer

If you haven’t heard the buzz about Sam Adams’ collaboration with Germany’s Weihenstephan brewery, you better run to the closest liquor store and pick up a bottle of Infinium before it’s too late. It is a champagne-like, limited edition beer … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest 101

We were going to write about all the great beers at Oktoberfest, and then found this article on DarkRoastedBlend.com pretty much giving the full lowdown on all the amazing things Oktoberfest has to offer – huge beers, lots of singing … Continue reading

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#1 Beer Website Experience? No competition!

Alright, so we rounded out the Top Beer Traveler Drinking Experiences with hippies, playboy bunnies, and guns, and we realize it’s pretty hard to top those, BUT at the same time, we know it’s pretty impossible for most to just … Continue reading

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Count down #9 – Breakfast of Champions!

9. Beer for breakfast in the Viktualienmarkt, Munich Given one place to eat and drink for the rest of my life, Bavaria would be the clear winner. When Americans think of stereoypical German icons – big steins of beer, pretzels, lederhosen, Oktoberfest – they’re really … Continue reading

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