Archive for July, 2009

Amber Ale: Brewing Beer from 45-Million-Year-Old Yeast

Tuesday, July 21st, 2009


Microbiologists Raul Cano and Chip Lambert have teamed up with microbrewer Peter Hackett to produce a beer made with yeast extracted from ancient amber. Brewed and distributed under the name Fossil Fuels Brewing Company it goes on sale later this year. To see how they did it click here.