Photo Gallery: Saying Goodbye to a Brewing Tradition?
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Photo Gallery: Saying Goodbye to a Brewing Tradition?

Attacking Beer Purity The Twilight of Germany's Reinheitsgebot

Germany's beer purity law celebrates its 500th birthday this weekend. The strict brewing rules are world-famous, but they also limit experimentation. With a rise of craft brewers and the loss of key legal battles, does the proud tradition have a future?
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan
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