Episode 17: Beer in India

Join Meredith and Frank as they discuss the social and economic role of beer in ancient India.

Links and Additional Content:

Surabhanam – The oldest Indian beer via Beer in India

The India Pale Ale Story via Beer in India (heads up – in another upcoming episode, we’ll discuss how this story is apocryphal)

Drinking in Ancient Karnataka via

Intoxicating Drinks and Drunkards in Ancient Indian Art, Literature and Archaeology edited by Dave Collard, Jim Morris and Elisa Perego

Map of the Karnataka region:

cover Images from Karanataka as discussed in the podcast, via