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Critical Wit #9 Supplemental – How Beer Is Made

In this supplemental episode, Dr. Charles Bamforth, provides an overview on the complex process of making beer.  This episode is intended to be listened to after Episode 9 “The Science of Brewing.” (episode 9 supplemental)

Critical Wit #9 – The Science of Brewing

Dr. Charles Bamforth is an enzymologist and an Anheuser-Busch Endowed Professor of Malting and Brewing Science at the University of California – Davis.  He is also the author of many books including, Beer: Tap into the Art and Science of Brewing and Beer Is Proof God Loves Us: Reaching for the Soul of Beer and Brewing.  In this episode we talk about the science, history, and overall appreciation of beer. A supplemental episode is provided for beer aficionados and brewers about the process in which beer is made. (episode 9)