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Archaeologists Discovered a 5,000-Year-Old Beer Recipe in China

Step aside with your claims to long legacies, craft breweries! This reconstructed beer recipe is over 5,000 years old. It’s the earliest beer recipe—and the earliest known use of barley—in China.

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Today I Learned

The Perfect Veggie Burger Formula

Warning: these veggie burgers are killer. Adapted from the recipe used at a restaurant I used to work for, they are NOT your one note burger. 775 more words

Taste

Israelite Lamb & Chickpea Stew

Between 750BC and 587BC, the people of Israel (Samaria and Judah) faced the threat of a growing Assyrian Empire, followed by the Neo-Babylonian Empire which took their place. 1,036 more words

Antiquity

Tractor Love

Every night the bottom sheet came loose from the mattress and gathered around his thighs. Henke had never made a bed until three months before. His wife, Gertrud, had swung her red leather case down from the top of the cupboard, folded her clothes inside and bid him farewell. 403 more words

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