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Did lager yeast come from Patagonia?

And how the heck did it travel to Bavaria hundreds of years ago? OK, this story from the University of Wisconsin, Madison on the mysterious origins of bottom-fermenting lager yeast is a little "inside baseball" — for the anorak brigade, as the Brits might say — but it is interesting to brewers and beer lovers.