A Brew Kettle For The Nunnery

In 1406 the cantor from the church in Roskilde – Jens Brynnekesen – sold a brew kettle to the Cistercian nunnery of the same town. A vessel of quite an impressive size; it can contain approximately 14 barrels of beer – probably around 1.800 liters (approximation based on the 17th century Danish standard of 131,5 […]