Month: June 2020

Synthetic Yeast
History

Yeast and Hops

We discussed Hops in Part 1 now we are focused on Yeast. Until the 1880’s yeast was a mystery. Image shown is of synthetic brewers yeast developed in UK.

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Hop Farming For Beer
History

Yeast and Hops

These are half of the ingredient list for beer-but you also need water and malted grain. It is hard to believe how, more than 4,000 years ago, people made beer without understanding the Science and Art of making beer. This is a 2 part discussion.

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