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The secrets of master brewers : techniques, traditions, and homebrew recipes for 26 of the world's classic beer styles, from Czech pilsner to English old ale

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  • Running Time: 10:28 hrs
    Narrator: Stephen Bowlby
    Tantor Media, 2017
    Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.


  • Author: Alworth, Jeff
    Contributor: Tantor Media; Bowlby, Stephen
    Edition: Unabridged

    Bestselling author Jeff Alworth takes serious beer aficionados on a behind-the-scenes tour of twenty-six major European and North American breweries that create some of the world's most classic beers. Learn how the Irish make stout, the secrets of traditional Czech pilsner, and what makes English cask ale unique by delving deep into the specific techniques, equipment, and geographical factors that shape these distinctive styles. Contemporary brewers carrying on their traditions share insider knowledge and twenty-six original recipes to guide experienced homebrewers in developing your own special versions of each style.

    Subject(s): COOKING / General | Cooking
    Original Publisher: Old Saybrook, Conn, [Prince Frederick, Md.], Tantor Media, [Distributed by] OneClick Digital
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9781541425187