Hops and Ample Breasts

Beer and ample breasts are every man’s dream and often go hand in hand – although not as men would like them to. Everyone knows the term “beer belly”, but beer has been proven to lead to the appearance of gynecomastia in men, which in the same vein could be called “beer breasts”. Certainly, every […]

For Sound Sleep

Hops were given their scientific name – Humulus lupulus – because of the ancient Romans’ belief that this climber tends to strangle other surrounding plants, just as a wolf (lupus) does to its prey. Even though it was used by American Indians and Arabs for centuries, hops were first used  in Europe as a favourite ingredient for beer-brewing […]