Jeff Alworth - The Beer Bible

Friday, August 21, 2015 - 5:30pm

Beer Tasting Event!

Written by an expert from the West Coast, where America's craft beer movement got its start, The Beer Bible is the ultimate reader and drinker friendly guide to all the world's beers. No other book of this depth and scope approaches the subject of beer in the same way that beer lovers do by style, just as a perfect pub menu is organized and gets right to the pleasure of discovery, knowledge, and connoisseurship. It contains everything a beer drinker wants to know about the hundreds of different authentic types of brews, from bitters, bocks, and IPAs to weisses, milk stouts, lambics, and more. Each style is a chapter unto itself, delving into origins, ingredients, description and characteristics, substyles, and tasting notes, and ending with a recommended list of the beers to know. The book is written for passionate beginners, who will love its if you like X, try Y feature for intermediate beer lovers eager to go deeper and for true geeks, who will find new information on every page. Plus a primer on pairing beer and food using the three Cs: complement, contrast, or cut. It's the book that every beer lover will read with pleasure, and use with even more.

Jeff Alworth has been writing about beer for more than 15 years. He is the author of The Beer Tasting Toolkit, and has also written for Draft Magazine, All About Beer, Sunset, The Oregonian, and other publications, as well as his popular site, Beervana. He lives in Portland, Oregon.

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ISBN: 9780761168119
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - August 11th, 2015

Winner of a 2016 IACP Award

The ultimate reader- and drinker-friendly guide to the world’s ales and beers, and the book that approaches the subject in the same way beer lovers do—by style, just like a welcoming pub menu.

Divided into four major families—ales, lagers, wheat beers, and sour and wild ales—The Beer Bible covers everyth