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Reader's Digest.CA Logo By Emily DiNuzzo of Reader's Digest.CA | Slide 1 of 13: The earliest reference of beer in history is from the 6th century BC in Sumeria, according to Smithsonian. No one is 100 percent sure, but most people believe beer was invented by accident during bread making. Horst Dornbusch, a beer consultant and author, told Smithsonian that someone was probably making bread outdoors before stopping for rainfall. Then, after forgetting about the wet dough, they came back to a fermented liquid. Don't miss these interesting facts about basically everything.

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The earliest reference of beer in history is from the 6th century BC in Sumeria, according to Smithsonian. No one is 100 percent sure, but most people believe beer was invented by accident during bread making. Horst Dornbusch, a beer consultant and author, told Smithsonian that someone was probably making bread outdoors before stopping for rainfall. Then, after forgetting about the wet dough, they came back to a fermented liquid. Don't miss these interesting facts about basically everything.
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