On the first Friday in August each year, we have the opportunity to unite for a common cause – celebrating our shared love of beer, of course. International Beer Day has been celebrated the world over since… 2007. Ok, so it terms of holidays, it’s a newer one. But the cause for celebration goes back millennia.
The earliest chemical evidence of beer produced from barley dates back to 3500 – 3100 BC, and archaeologists speculate that it may have played a large role in the rise of civilization. Yes, you read that correctly. So this International Beer Day, we’re raising a glass to this most important of beverages with 14 interesting brews we think you’ll love.