The history of beer listen02/19/14 Warren Elly and Tom Scherberger
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Beer, the most popular alcoholic beverage on the planet is third only to water and tea for humankind's liquid of choice.
Beer goes back as much as 9-thousand years before Christ. The histories of ancient civilizations make repeated references to beer - their earliest writings include a Sumerian prayer that scholars suspect was written to remember a beer recipe.
Warren Elly interviews former newspaper reporter and editor, Tom Scherberger about the history of beer.