The Brewer of the Gods

Egypt Beer Brewer

I love history almost as much as I love beer.  When the two combine I just can’t help myself.  Even when Dogfish Head makes another ancient ale, none of which I’ve enjoyed, I have to get one to drink and two to lay down.  I cannot be helped.

Some ‘news’ (olds) out of Egypt, “archaeologists have unearthed a 3,000 year old tomb of a beer brewer in the city of Luxor…was the chief ‘maker of beer for the gods of the dead.'”

Archeologists Find Tomb of Ancient Beer Brewer

I seem to remember reading that women were brewers back then, not men.  Hammurabi had a thing or two to say about it I think.

 

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