Drinking Beer in a Blissful Mood

@inproceedings{JustinJennings2010DrinkingBI,
  title={Drinking Beer in a Blissful Mood},
  author={JustinJennings and ErinGlavich and RebeccaJohnson and GermanLoffler and ChristineLuu},
  year={2010}
}
Feasts were important arenas of political action throughout much of the ancient world. Since alcoholic beverages were liberally consumed at many of these events, a sponsor often faced the daunting problem of assembling prodigious amounts of alcohol in the days preceding a feast. This paper considers traditional methods for making alcoholic beverages in certain regions and demonstrates how the details of each drinks manufacture, such as shelf life, plant maturation, and labor demand, offered… CONTINUE READING