500 Years of Reinheitsgebot

Attempting to Understand the Reinheitsgebot

(Photo by Jeff Quinn) In 2016, Germans—and beer drinkers everywhere—will stop to celebrate the 500th anniversary of that most famous


Four thousand miles away from Manhattan, in a northern Italian village, Birrificio Troll owner Alberto Canavese was celebrating because his

with Matthias Trum, Bremaster

What’s the history of the Schlenkerla tavern and brewery? The building dates back to 1405, so it’s a little more