You can discover the timeless and rich culture of beer and brewing in France for yourself.There are a number of museums which house the eternal story of beer, the maiden who remains forever young. She is the pride of the old brewer, whom she supports in all of his struggles. She offers hospitality to the... View Article
Culture - Full Pints January 1, 2001 - Rick Lyke
In late 1970s, if anyone had predicted that, by the turn of the century, American cities big and small would almost universally have at least one thriving hometown brewery–in some cases, multiple breweries―their friends might have wondered about their sobriety. Now, it seems, microbreweries can be found almost everywhere.
Culture - Full Pints January 1, 2001 - Lorenzo Dabove
Beer faces an uphill battle in Italy, where it has always been considered inferior to wine. The climate, culture and religious beliefs are all friendlier to grapes than to barley. As Catholics, we Italians believe wine to be the sacred beverage, blessed at the Last Supper, whereas beer is the symbol of the paganism of... View Article