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alcoholic beverage: see beerbeer,
alcoholic beverage made by brewing and fermenting cereals, especially malted barley, usually with the addition of hops as a flavoring agent and stabilizer. One of the oldest of alcoholic beverages (there is archaeological evidence dating to c.3000 B.C.
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strong porter highly flavoured with malt


Sir Robert. 1844--1930, New Zealand statesman, born in Scotland: prime minister of New Zealand (1884--87)
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Billed as a "Scottish Stout," this is a rich, sweet stout in the vein of English stouts.
An Englishman, Humphrey Parson, brought the first English stouts to France when he presented them to the court of Louis XV in the 1700s.

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