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The Meditations of Europe's Last Brewmaster Nun - The Atlantic

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Brewing is her service to the convent—her assigned profession. “There are 490 sisters in the abbey,” she says, “and some work as teachers in schools, in children’s homes, nursing homes. We also have cooks and pig farmers and a baker. We do everything for ourselves.” Of her own job, Sister Doris says: “I love the work, and I love the smell when I’m making beer. And I love working with living things—with yeast, barley, and with the people who enjoy the beer.”

These women are WONDERFUL!

Would Brewmaster Nuns be a good name for a rock band?


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