Definition of steam beer in English:

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steam beer

noun

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An effervescent beer brewed chiefly in the western US.
Example sentences
  • Turn of the century brewing texts describe the steam beer of the day in terms that sound familiar a century later.
  • The batch I brewed before my daughter was born was a steam beer, although I came up with my own basic recipe.
  • Now rarely brewed, steam beer was a traditional style of 19th century California.

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Syllabification: steam beer

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