'Ground Control', beer that has been to space and back

Beer lovers can now enjoy an out-of-this world experience, all thanks to some passionate brewers who believe the sky is not the limit.

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(CNN)

Oregon-based brewery Ninkasi Brewing Company this week launched its , the only beverage boasting astronomical ingredients which have literally travelled to space and back.

The beer was brewed using yeast which had been sent into space, a project which has taken the company and its Ninkasi Space Program almost two years.

The limited edition Imperial Stout was brewed using the yeast from the company’s , 77.3 miles or 408,035 feet above the Earth.


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Published 15 April 2015 at 3:23pm
Source: SBS