By Dan Becker, Lance Wilson
Ever crack open a can of leader Oshkosh of Wisconsin, or pattern Pabst's sizeable Cat Malt Liquor? consider the unique St. Pauli woman, Tennent's bevy of lager lovelies, or Olde Frothingslosh ("the light stale ale with the froth at the bottom")? awarded alphabetically by means of model, the approximately 500 cans accrued the following come from thirty nations and variety from the enduring to the imprecise to the downright strange. From long-forgotten brews to vintage manufacturers that experience replaced their glance yet by no means long gone out of fashion, Beer bargains a peek into the final century of beer tradition, exploring what we drank, how we drank it, and why we picked it off the shelf. whereas it can now not be as clean as a frosty chilly can of Bud, cracking open this ebook is sure to stimulate beer fanatics and layout enthusiasts alike.
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