Beer Factoid: July 5

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On this day in 1996, Lakefront Brewery brewed the first government approved gluten-free beer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

They named this organic beer the New Grist.  What’s in this gluten-free beer? New Grist contains “water, rice, sorghum, hops, and gluten-free yeast grown on molasses”.

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