February 2, 2020 – Beer may be a globally beloved libation, but it has long been an important part of American history and culture. Dutch settlers brewed beer during the 17th century, and evidence exists that a few Native American tribes made corn-based beer long before that. When droves of German immigrants arrived in the 1800s, they brought brewing secrets and a lighter, crisper lager.

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