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  • The Secret of Classic Belgian Beers is a Unique Mix of Yeasts

    The Secret of Classic Belgian Beers is a Unique Mix of Yeasts0

    Classic Belgian beers result from a rare mixture of different species of yeasts. In industrial environments, several hybrids between Saccharomyces species combine the traits of the parental species and, subsequently, evolve to adapt to distinct beer styles. The results were published today, October 21, in the journal Nature Ecology & Evolution. Combining the Best of

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  • Hunters and Gatherers Got Drunk Too: 11.000 Year Old Beer Brewery Discovered

    Hunters and Gatherers Got Drunk Too: 11.000 Year Old Beer Brewery Discovered0

    Feeling guilty about your alcohol consumption this week? Don’t be, it’s something humans have been doing for ages. Literally hundreds of ages.  To be exact: 11.000 years ago people were already misbehaving themselves on alcoholic drinks, researchers found out. It always seemed plausible that the first grain humans harvested was used for making bread. But

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  • Why You Always Empty Your Beer That Fast

    Why You Always Empty Your Beer That Fast10

    Researchers from Bristol University’s school of experimental psychology have found that people drinking beer from curved glasses tend to drink it faster than those with straight glasses. This might be so because it’s harder to calculate the amount of beer in the curved glasses. The researchers picked up 159 individuals, men and women aged 18-40,

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  • 1840’s Beer to Be Recreated

    1840’s Beer to Be Recreated0

    In the summer of 2010, a sunken ship was found off the coast of Åland, in Finland. It carried the oldest drinkable champagne ever found (one bottle recently sold for $43,630) and some bottles of beer. Unfortunately, the beer ‘had not stood the test of time well’, according to the researchers, but still it may

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  • Tapas and Beer: It Can Be a Healthy Combination

    Tapas and Beer: It Can Be a Healthy Combination0

    Tapas are a kind of Spanish appetizers or snacks served in any kind of situation. Depending on the region of Spain, they come included with any drink or are offered almost as a delicatessen you have to pay for. Ranging from fried fish to a few slices of dry-cured ham, they are not considered as

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