Has anyone even gotten ergot poisoning from beer?

Answer Yes but its not something to worry about today. I was surprised to find anything at all containing a reference to beer and ergot.… Read More »

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Does anyone know which Triticum species is most prone to ergot and which climates favor ergot?

I don't know which species is more prone to fungal infections, but I do know it is caused by damp cool conditions like many fungal diseases. I would imagine the older varieties would have less resi... Read More »

Can you get food poisoning from beer?

On One Hand: Beer Can Grow BacteriaDespite the alcohol content, beer is a perfect growing medium for bacteria. Food poisoning-causing bacteria can grow in beer if it is left out after opening or du... Read More »

What is the closest beer from… to a light beer like miller lite?

Not really but if Rolling Rock is on the list go for it.

Beer question: What would be a really good foreign beer to buy for the hubby as a gift?

I would say you can't go wrong with a good Belgium or German brew, almost any, and then maybe a British pub Ale like Boddingtons? irish Stout like Murphy's or Beamish or Guinness of course. mmmmmm ... Read More »