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The Time Traveling Brewer Has Some Advice


John Carroll — Chicago, Illinois asks,

You are dropped into medieval Europe as a brewer from the 21st century. You have your knowledge but are using their equipment and raw materials. The challenge is to make a high-quality packaged beer. How would you do it?

Thanks for the fun question, John! I am pretty sure whatever I suggest will be impossible to verify, so let’s go back to the year 1569, 400 years before my birth year,
Response by Ashton Lewis.