Lent starts today. Read about the monks who subsisted on beer alone for 40 days (and the modern man who tried it for himself—he says it totally works).
Did you know that Catholic monks once brewed beer specifically for a liquid-only Lenten fast?
Following example of 17th century monks, Iowan brewed and fasted on dopplebock beer for 46 days during Lent. He was hungry at first, but then “I found myself operating in a tunnel of clarity unlike anything I’d ever experienced.” H/T