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How To Make Beer [Infographic] from Popular Science in 1933

Discussion in 'Beer News' started by Todd, Dec 31, 2012.

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  1. Todd

    Todd Founder Aug 23, 1996 Colorado
    Staff Moderator Site Editor Fest Crew Subscriber Beer Trader

    Ever wonder how beer was made in 1933? Not much has changed. Checkout this inforgraphic from the Popular Science archives:
    More: http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2012-12/how-make-beer-infographic

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    Larger image:
    http://www.popsci.com/files/beerfographic.jpg

    "Beer Making Is Marvel of Industrial Chemistry" [Archives, June 1933]
    http://www.popsci.com/archive-viewer?id=8CcDAAAAMBAJ&pg=12

    [Thanks to Taylor (our Creative Director) for finding and tweeting this out today.]
     
  2. Retsinis

    Retsinis Sep 25, 2009 California
    Subscriber

    In my best Leonard Nimoy/Spock...Fascinating. :)
     
  3. CASK1

    CASK1 Jan 7, 2010 Florida

    Speaking of 1930's brewing instruction, I love this video:

     
  4. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Mar 18, 2010 California

  5. quirkzoo

    quirkzoo Jul 7, 2011 Colorado

    4. Liquid product now known as "lager"

    paging JessKidden, paging JessKidden, please pick up the white courtesy phone and explain what this means.

    I am pretty sure that nowadays we would still call this "wort", just wondering if there is some context as to why it would be called "lager"
     
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  6. dennis3951

    dennis3951 Mar 6, 2008 New Jersey
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    thank you
     
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  7. SusieBrew

    SusieBrew Jan 15, 2013 Virginia

    Love the candle test for CO2. Great video. Thanks for sharing.
    Susie
     
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