National Beer Day: The World’s Oldest Beer Recipe

It’s National Beer Day! Not that we need a reason to celebrate with a hazy brew from one our favorite local spots, but in case you did…well today’s your day! It turns out the first (known) beer was created in 1800 BC. There’s a brewing song, a clay tablet with a recipe and more.

People who have made the recipe have said that “it’s dry” but hey, I guess we’ve had a lot of improvements in the last 3,821 years (if I did my math right…which I probably didn’t).

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