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The Wall Street Journal reports that MillerCoors is reaching back almost a century for its news beer - Batch 19, which is made from a recipe developed in 1919, before Prohibition.

According to the story, MillerCoors will start selling the new brew next month in draft in bars and restaurants in Chicago, Milwaukee, San Francisco and Washington. Peter Swinburn, CEO of Molson Coors Brewing Co., jokes to the Journal that Batch 19 isn’t just a “true, authentic, original beer,” but “the beer that got beer banned.”
KC's View:
There’s something about this description that makes me thirsty - I cannot wait to try Batch 19. It sounds terrific...and I hope it lives up to the billing.