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Beer : Tap Into the Art and Science of Brewing
by Charles Bamforth


Overview - Written by one of the world's leading authorities and hailed by American Brewer as "brilliant" and "by a wide margin the best reference now available," Beer offers an amusing and informative account of the art and science of brewing, examining the history of brewing and how the brewing process has evolved through the ages.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Written by one of the world's leading authorities and hailed by American Brewer as "brilliant" and "by a wide margin the best reference now available," Beer offers an amusing and informative account of the art and science of brewing, examining the history of brewing and how the brewing process has evolved through the ages. The third edition features more information concerning the history of beer especially in the United States; British, Japanese, and Egyptian beer; beer in the context of health and nutrition; and the various styles of beer. Author Charles Bamforth has also added detailed sidebars on prohibition, Sierra Nevada, life as a maltster, hopgrowing in the Northwestern U.S., and how cans and bottle are made. Finally, the book includes new sections on beer in relation to food, contrasting attitudes towards beer in Europe and America, how beer is marketed, distributed, and retailed in the US, and modern ways of dealing with yeast. Features * Updated information on the increasingly consolidated world beer market * More material on the history of beer, especially in the United States * Expanded sections on the various styles of beer * Large targeted audience of domestic home-brewers, microbreweries and beer connoisseurs * Convenient, useful information on brewing all in one well-priced volume

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780195305425
  • ISBN-10: 0195305426
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publish Date: April 2009
  • Page Count: 239
  • Dimensions: 9.2 x 6.2 x 1.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.25 pounds


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