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Title: Beer History
Post by: SleepySamSlim on May 28, 2009, 11:05:18 PM
From my comment about a brewing tattoo ala Sumerian Brewing Goddess


link to a brief summary of early beer
http://www.beer-brewing-advice.com/Sumerian_Beer_Brewing.html

They mention the amount of time needed to gather and collect the barley kernels .... probably true - but these folks we're not commuting 30 miles to works while answering emails on their Blackberries - 50hr work weeks - stressing about their job - bills - and the economy.

A picture of the shapely Ninkasi
 (http://beeradvocate.com/im/articles/721-2.jpg)


Updated version
(http://images.stanzapub.com/readers/socyberty/2007/09/20/60834_3.jpg)