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Happy Chanukah! Now brew some beer

By Joe Ruvel · December 21st, 2011 · No Comments

My wonderful Aunt Jackie posted this on Facebook.  I love these types of NPR pieces – simple – a bit light – but still a fun piece. I encourage you to listen to the story and not just read the article.  I MUST try eight malty nights one of these days (in Portland of course).  Jews and Booze!

With Hanukkah Microbrews, A Taste of Jewish History

Gift of Rose Sacks. Courtesy of the Jewish Museum of Maryland, 1988.227.1 An early predecessor to the Hanukkah brews of today, Russian Jew Max Lapides stands with his sons in front of the Bauernschmidt Brewery Saloon in Baltimore, circa 1900.

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