University of Atlantia

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A History of Ales and Beers

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Instructor:
Isabel Henry


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA76 October 3, 2009
Crs #:
510
Date:
Sat Oct 03
Time:
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
1/∞
Room:
Course Category:
Food and Drink
Track:
No track assigned
Description
A discussion of the origin of ale and beer:where they originated,their significance in ancient and medieval times. Will also discuss when "ale" became "beer", the introduction of hops, and a comparison of some medieval and modern brewing methods. Based partly on "A History of the World in 6 Glasses" by Tom Standage.