Beer History

Beer is as old as civilization.  Historians speculate that prehistoric nomads may have made beer from grain & water before learning to make bread.  Noah’s provisions included beer on the Ark.

Below are links to sites and documents that look back on the history of beer.  Enjoy!.

The following audio/slide presentation from Beer U at may be a bit dry, but it is informative:

…and just as informative (and dry) is this slide presentation on beer styles from the same source.

Here is a link to the Styles index mentioned in the above video.