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  The Brewers' Handbook: The Complete Book To Brewing Beer
Before that point, beers were heavily oriented toward ale, porter, and stout and were mostly brewed at home.
Barley malt is to beer as grapes are to wine.
Microorganisms causing spoilage during brewing and beer processing are limited to a few genera of bacteria, wild yeasts, and molds.
www.beer-brewing.com   (490 words)

  
 Egypt: Tour Egypt Monthly: Anceint Egyptian Alcohol and Beer
Beer was depicted on the walls of the tombs, as were scenes of the ancient Egyptian brewery.
Though the later Greek accounts suggest that the beer, instead, was as intoxicating as the strongest wine, and it is clear that the worshipers of Bast, Sekhmet and Hathor got drunk on beer as part of their worship of these goddesses, because of their aspect of the Eye of Ra.
The beer was reported to have an alcoholic content of between 5 and 6 percent and was to be produced in April, 1996.
www.touregypt.net /magazine/mag04012001/magf2.htm   (1526 words)

  
 History of Beer
Beer is also as old as bread - in fact it is probable that either beer or bread may have been a by-product of the other.
Beer was the natural drink of the country, a basic in the diet of the nobility and of the fellah (the peasant).
Beer also had status - a keg of beer was considered the only proper gift to be offered to the Pharaoh by a suitor seeking the hand of a royal princess.
www.fosters.com.au /enjoy/beer/history_of_beer.htm   (1639 words)

  
 Beer on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
BEER [beer] alcoholic beverage made by brewing and fermenting cereals, especially malted barley, usually with the addition of hops as a flavoring agent and stabilizer.
A mash, prepared from crushed malt (usually barley), water, and, often, cereal adjuncts such as rice and corn, is heated and rotated in the mash tun to dissolve the solids and permit the malt enzymes to convert the starch into sugar.
Bock beer, said to take its name from Einbeck, Prussia, where it was first made, is a heavier, darker beer commonly drunk in the spring.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/b1/beer.asp   (582 words)

  
 Category:Beer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
If you are looking for a beer, a brand or a brewery, or information about beer in a particular country try looking in Category:Beer and breweries by region which is categorised into regions such as Category:Beer and breweries in Europe, which is further broken down into smaller regions such as Category:Beer and breweries in Germany.
If you are looking for information on brewing, including homebrewing, different types of breweries, and ingredients in beer, such as hops and malt, look in Category:Brewing.
If you are looking for information on the culture connected to the drinking of beer such as glassware, pub games, beer organisations, drinking songs or rating beer, look in Category:Drinking culture.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:Beer   (234 words)

  
 Beer Encyclopedia
If you have any questions or are looking for suggestions on beers to brew, call or email us.
A full and flavorsome beer displaying a clean, crisp taste with a subtle "bitter" flavor.
A strong yet smooth malty beer with a deep amber color.
www.hammersmithhomebrew.com /beer_encyclopedia.htm   (321 words)

  
 Beer Info - Facts & Fun
For thine is the Beer, the Bitter and the Lager,
Bock beer, high in flavor and alcoholic content, is brewed during the winter for consumption in the spring.
Manufacture of beer was encouraged in early colonial laws in America as a means of reducing the consumption of stronger alcoholic beverages.
www.angelfire.com /de/beerbottles/info.html   (1342 words)

  
 Belgian Tourist Office - official website - your definitive source of travel information on Belgium
Lambic beer is made with an ancient style of brewing, depending on spontaneous fermentation to produce a bone-dry, profoundly tart, and naturally effervescent drink that improves with years in the bottle - much like wine.
Trappist beers: Among the dozen or so surviving abbey breweries in Europe, six are Trappist and located in Belgium, all established in their present form by Trappists who left France after the turbulence of the Napoleonic period.
The beers brewed are: Liefmans Oud Bruin, Jan van Gent, Liefmans Goudenband, Liefmans Kriek (cherry), Fruitesse Kriek and Abdis, an abbey beer.
www.visitbelgium.com /beer.htm   (1923 words)

  
 Simplest Homemade Beer
The beer will be ready to bottle in 6- 10 days, depending on ambient temperature of the room and amount of sugar used in the brewing.
It is important to not splash or agitate the beer too much when bottling as any oxygen introduced can lead to oxidation and a “cardboard” taste.
If your beer is a little short on "fizz" or falls a little short of your expectations, try mixing 50/50 with your favorite commercial beer.
eartheasy.com /eat_homebrew.htm   (1217 words)

  
 My Life is Beer!: Blue Moon Belgian White - Coors Brewing Co.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
My impression of wheat beers in general are that they have a crisp, clean finish.
I think it is the best beer in the world, well on tap that is. Out of the bottle it is very good but does not compare to the smooth, creamy flavor of blue moon on tap.
This beer could not be found a year ago and now it seems to creep in to every venue that I am in.
www.mylifeisbeer.com /beer/bottles/bottledetail/131   (3354 words)

  
 Randall D. Beer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Psujek, S., Ames, J. and Beer, R.D. Connection and coordination: The interplay between architecture and dynamics in evolved model pattern generators.
Beer, R.D. Arches and stones in cognitive architecture.
Beer, R.D. The dynamics of active categorical perception in an evolved model agent (with commentary and response).
vorlon.cwru.edu /~beer   (547 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Technology | 'Free' Danish beer makes a splash
The Danes love their beer, but increasingly they are looking beyond the old Danish standby, Carlsberg, to quench their thirst.
"Beer is an amusing subject in a university environment," says Thorarinn Stefansson, one of the students who signed up for the open source beer project.
I mean, it's not the kind of beer you'd want to be drinking for a bachelor party or something," says Mr Nielsen.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/technology/4718719.stm   (720 words)

  
 BlueWine.com: French Wine, California Wine, Australia Wine, Italian Wine.
Beer, its alchemy, its history, its mixing, recipes and a list of beers from around the world.
Its beer brands are strong market leaders in Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay and have a presence in Chile.
Allaboutbeer.com, where we are proud to be all about beer - beer ratings, beer styles and beer appreciation; the great brewing traditions of Europe and their modern interpretations in the American renaissance breweries.
recherche.bluewine.com /en/index.asp?no_categorie=130100   (287 words)

  
 Beer Ratings, brewer, brewpub, bar, beer reviews and more
Beer place search, RateBeer Brew Tours, Brewpubs Regional Directory, Brewpubs Directory By Alpha, Add a beer place, More...
Beer styles guide, Beer links, Links, A guide to rating beer, A sample beer library, Beer glassware guide, Your beer tasting palate, Beer and cheese, RateBeer Glossary, Mail order beer, Beer Reference, More...
Beer ratings and beer establishment reviews at RateBeer are authored by thousands of beer consumers around the world.
www.ratebeer.com   (348 words)

  
 Ancient Egyptian Alcohol
This was the beginning of a partnership which, over the past five years, has considerably increased the understanding of the brewing process as it was at the time of Tutankhamen.
Although he was a god of wine and of the wine press, he was also a vengeful god - in a papyrus from the 21st Dynasty, Shesmu his cruel side was shown by two hawk deities twisting the net of the wine press which contains three human heads instead of grapes.
Hathor, also a goddess of wine (and beer), was also both a goddess of love and a goddess of destruction.
www.thekeep.org /~kunoichi/kunoichi/themestream/egypt_alcohol.html   (1741 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: beer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
I realise that cheap pint etiquette is usually the preserve of students, but I'm sure everyone has moments like me when they don't want their beer to...
Beer Maker Forum The place to be for talking about home brewing.
Beer of the Month Club Buy a membership and receive microbrewed beer delivered to your door each month.
www.technorati.com /tag/beer   (544 words)

  
 Coors Light - Coors Brewing Company - Beer Advocate
This beer is a mass produced beer intended to invoke the common perception of beers.
It is the perfect beer to drink while washing a car, mowing the yard, when you are low on cash, or when you are to gone to taste anyway.
Realistically, this beer is popular with a lot of girls, and is a good value for games of beer pong or flip cup.
beeradvocate.com /beer/profile/306/837   (1289 words)

  
 CZECH BEER FAQ - Radio Prague
The world was astounded in 1913 when it was discovered that as many as 19 types of beer were brewed in Mesopotamia 5,000 years ago.
The history of beer in the Czech Lands stretches back a thousand years, mirroring the ups and downs of Czech history through the ages.
Beer is considered a part of the national heritage of the Czech Republic.
www.radio.cz /en/article/46095   (332 words)

  
 beer Producers Microbreweries
Hand-made specialty beers, top-tech \nequipment, married with old-fashioned brewing know-how.
Nestled on Salt Spring Island, BC, this 7 BBL brewery is a zero-emission brewhouse.
Our beers are available directly from the brewery and in select stores and restaurants in Northern Virginia, the Shenandoah Valley.
beer.tradeworlds.com /web_category_2508.html   (1409 words)

  
 MilkSucks.com: Beer vs. Milk
MADD was mad, despite the fact that we made it clear that we only used beer for comparison purposes because no one thinks of beer as a health food; as a substitute for cow’s milk, health experts recommend soy milk, juice, or even water.
Most felt that PETA was caving in to members of the older generation who doubted the students’ ability to understand the message behind the tongue-in-cheek publicity stunt.
Dairy cows are artificially impregnated (not a comfortable experience) and have their calves torn from them within days of birth—causing acute distress to both mother and calf—so that the milk they need can be sold in the supermarket.
www.milksucks.com /beersurvey.asp   (514 words)

  
 All About Beer Magazine-Online
Virtually every micro-aspect of beer's epic saga has been probed, deciphered, cataloged and stored away in a sea of books for eternal reference.
But, for even the most rabid of beer lovers, a good personal library of beer books does not have to, well, fill a library.
NicoShot is a 6.5% ABV German lager containing 3 milligrams of naturally derived nicotine alkaloid...
www.allaboutbeer.com   (263 words)

  
 Beer Advocate - Respect Beer.
A good entry beer and compliment to BBQ pizza
As a thanks for subscribing to BeerAdvocate magazine we'd like to offer you an exclusive chance to renew now, save some cash, and continue to get fresh beer content delivered to your door every month without interruption.
Beer related news that sounds like a joke [ 2 replies ]
www.beeradvocate.com   (211 words)

  
 Realbeer.com: What Part Of Beer Don't You Understand?
Find whatever in the beer world you are looking for.
Ten years ago, to celebrate exporting the first Dogfish Head Brewery beer from Delaware, founder Sam Calagione built a sliding-seat rowboat and rowed a six-pack of Shelter Pale Ale 17 nautical miles from Lewes to a beach at Cape May, N.J. He’s ready for the return trip, and this time on a bigger boat.
08-22-2007 06:12 PM Pull up a stool: General beer talk: Nevermind........
www.realbeer.com   (316 words)

  
 Beer Me! — The most complete source of brewery information worldwide.
Beer Me! — The most complete source of brewery information worldwide.
10,145 breweries — 20,179 beers — 6,583 tasting notes
Cape Cod Beer and Homebrew Supply, Hyannis, Massachusetts, United States
www.beerme.com   (359 words)

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