Tag: Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson the beer god holding a glass of brown beer aloft

Gods of Beer, Gods of Whiskey: Michael Jackson

I will not lie: every time I see a reference to Michael Jackson, I think of the King of Pop.  This is ridiculous.  Michael Jackson – journalist, book author, holder [..]

The first time Hops met Beer

If you’re interested, the first documented instance of hop cultivation is in 736 in the Hallertau region of modern Germany.  The first mention of using hops in brewing in Germany [..]