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Monks & Beer?

When you contemplate breweries and their function in society, you don’t necessarily connect them to religion, or for that matter, pious monks. Interestingly enough, the brewers back in the early Middle Ages were none other than scripture reading clergymen! Yes, … 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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Beer Tour Count down #7 – A Trip to the Dark Ages

After a quick trip to Pennsylvania for some Yuengling and a detour to Atlantic City for other adult past time fun, I’m back to relay another of The Beer Traveler’s top adventures to you. Enjoy! 7. Lager at the Weihenstephan … Continue reading

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