OT (German, not American): Julius Echter Hefe-Weisse

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Fri Sep 25 18:49:02 UTC 2009

At 12:17 PM -0400 9/25/09, Joel S. Berson wrote:
>Do you-all think Julius Echter Hefe-Weissbier (Wurzburger Hofbrau AG) is:
>1)  Julius Echter's yeast-wheat beer; or (and a more enchanting possibility)
>2)  Julius's purer/more genuine/more authentic/more substantial)
>yeast-wheat beer (take your choice)? Here I imagine Julius to have
>been a little-old German brewmaster of olden times, who came up with
>the formula.
If it were Julius echter Hefe-Weissbier we'd have known for sure.


The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

More information about the Ads-l mailing list