beer (victual) fermented alcoholic beverage made from a starchy grain (usually barley or sa-tarna), malt, yeast, and hops. In the north, Gorean beer is brewed very strong, on a par with paga.

Beer (north) Edit

One bottle of Ka-la-na among ten men is nothing. Ka-la-na is not paga or the strong beer of the north. 
Book 8, Hunters: pg 12

Beer (rence) Edit

At such times there is drinking of rence beer, steeped, boiled and fermented from crushed seeds and the whitish pith of the plant;... 
Book 6, Raiders: pg 18