Brewery producing lager from human urine
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In what’s surely targeted at the more adventurous drinker, a new beer is on the way that’s the first to be produced using urine. Called Pisner (a highly amusing splicing of Pilsner and the more common word for urine), it’s being made using 50,000 litres of bladder discharge collected at the 2015 Roskilde festival, the largest music festival in Northern Europe. They plan to make a total of 60,000 bottles. It’s a joint collaboration between the Danish Food and Agriculture Council and the brewery and gastropub Nørrebro Bryghus. Clearly, urine isn’t being put into the drink itself - it’s being…
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