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IPA: Brewing Techniques, Recipes and the Evolution of India Pale Ale

Explore the evolution of one of craft beer’s most popular styles, India pale ale. Loaded with brewing tips from some of the country’s best brewers, IPA covers techniques from water treatment to hopping procedures. Included are 48…Read more

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How To Brew: Everything You Need to Know to Brew Beer Right the First Time

How to Brew is the definitive book on making quality beers at home from simple instructions for making your first beer to the seasoned home brewer working with all-grain, this book has something for you. …Read more

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Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation

Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation is a resource for brewers of all experience levels. The authors adeptly cover yeast selection, storage and handling of yeast cultures, how to culture yeast, the art of rinsing/washing yeast cultures and much more.…Read more

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Wild Brews: Beer Beyond the Influence of Brewer’s Yeast

When brewers allow organisms other than Saccharomyces yeast to influence the taste of their ales, a new family of flavors enters the beer vocabulary. Wild Brews explores the world of Lambics, Flanders red and brown beers…Read more

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Farmhouse Ales: Culture and Craftsmanship in the Belgian Tradition

Farmhouse Ales defines these Saison and Biere de Garde brews in modern and historical terms while guiding today’s brewers toward credible and enjoyable reproductions of these old world classics.…Read more

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Radical Brewing: Recipes, Tales and World-Altering Meditations in a Glass

Recipes, tales and world-altering mediations in a glass! Veteran brewer, American Homebrewers Association Board of Advisor and creative genius Randy Mosher delivers an entertaining look at beer history and culture along with a no-nonsense approach to the art of innovative brewing.…Read more

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Standards of Brewing: A Practical Approach to Consistency and Excellence

Standards of Brewing covers the principles and practices of brewery quality so that brewers can establish or audit their own programs and procedures for producing consistent, high quality beer.…Read more

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Designing Great Beers: The Ultimate Guide to Brewing Classic Beer Styles

An indispensable guide intended for brewers interested in formulating their own beers based on classic styles, modern techniques, and their own vision of the perfect beer…Read more

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Evaluating Beer

From defining off-flavors to analyzing competition-winning beers, this book will help you develop your tasting and evaluating skills. Evaluating Beers is perfect for beer judges, advanced homebrewers and brewing professionals.…Read more

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Brewing Better Beer: Master Lessons for Advanced Homebrewers

Brewing Better Beer is a comprehensive look at technical, practical and creative homebrewing advice from Gordon Strong, three-time winner of the coveted National Homebrew Competition Ninkasi Award. Discover techniques, philosophy, recipes and tips that will help you take your homebrew to the next le…Read more

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Smoked Beers: History, Brewing Techniques, Recipes (Classic Beer Style Series, 18)

For centuries smoke-flavored beers survived modernization in a small enclave centered around Bamberg, Germany. Today new examples are being made by brewers throughout the US. Enjoy the history, culture and brewing of these wonderful beers with this informative volume.…Read more

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Pale Ale: History, Brewing, Techniques, Recipes (Second Edition)

Never before has the evolution of pale ale been so thoroughly explored. Terry Foster pays proper homage to this distinctive ale and the sub-styles it has spawned. This all-new revised and expanded edition includes a new section on American IPA’s, pale ales and amber ales.…Read more

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Mild Ale: History, Brewing, Techniques, Recipes (Classic Beer Style)

The Classic Beer Style Series from Brewers Publications examines individual world-class beer styles, covering origins, history, sensory profiles, brewing techniques and commercial examples.…Read more

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Brown Ale: History, Brewing Techniques, Recipes

Brown ale has come a long way since its murky beginnings as the first beer style ever produced. Jam-packed with historical and technical brewing information, Brown Ale is not only an excellent reference, but a fascinating read as well. It is number 14 in Brewers Publications’ Classic Beer Style Seri…Read more

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Kolsch: History, Brewing Techniques, Recipes

Kolsch offers in-depth information on the history, flavor profile, brewing methods, recipes and ingredients of this delicate golden ale. Warner includes some tried-and-true recipes, and a listing of where to go in Cologne, Germany, to enjoy an authentic “Kolsch experience.”…Read more

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Altbier: History, Brewing Techniques and Recipes

Altbier is considered Germany’s oldest and most famous beer style. This book explains how monks and nuns brewed it in Düsseldorf centuries ago, and how to brew one today. Altbier covers brewing processes, flavor profile, recipes and much more.…Read more

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Barley Wine: History, Brewing Techniques and Recipes

Learn the brewing secrets for hearty barley wines. Discover its rich history. Find out why it’s called a “wine.” Includes barley wine recipes from some of the industry’s most respected brewers. The eleventh title in Brewers Publications’ critically acclaimed Classic Beer Style Series.…Read more

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Stout (Classic Beer Style Series)

In Stout, Michael Lewis, Ph.D, traces the changing view of this popular beer style from a medicinal tonic to its glorified position in today’s beer world. Lewis covers the style completely – from history and commercial examples to recipes for home and professional brewing.…Read more

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Bock (Classic Beer Style Series)

A comprehensive look at this once-forgotten beer style, Bock (by Darryl Richman), covers the history, style profiles, procedures and recipes of this unique family of beers. You’ll find everything you need to understand, appreciate and brew bock in this book.…Read more

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Scotch Ale (Classic Beer Style Series)

In Scotch Ale, Greg Noonan presents keen insights into yeast, hops, malts, water and brewing conditions that will help you achieve a superior batch of Scotch ale.…Read more

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German Wheat Beer

Warner, graduate of the prestigious Weihenstephan school of brewing in Germany, guides you through the history, tradition and profiles of wheat beer. This is a thoroughly researched book that teaches history, techniques of brewing and recipe profiles of original wheat beers. It explores this German …Read more

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Belgian Ale (Classic Beer Style Series)

Pierre Rajotte has traveled the globe in search of the ultimate brew and found that Belgian ale is the pinnacle of artistic brewing complexity. Discover the importance of sugar, top-fermenting yeasts and Belgian hops to the success of this intricate, traditional ale.…Read more

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Porter (Classic Beer Style Series)

A brewing veteran and renowned expert on British beers, Terry Foster has written the only in-depth book on brewing this classic style with modern ingredients and equipment. Porter reviews the history of George Washington’s favorite beer and teaches you how to create this rich, full-bodied ale for y…Read more

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Vienna, Marzen, Oktoberfest

A product of the German brewing revolution, Oktoberfest is a sweet, malty lager and a satisfying brew. George Fix, outstanding brewer and author, and Laurie Fix, an active homebrewer and brewing competition judge, have written this well-researched profile of an enjoyable beer style to both drink and…Read more

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Continental Pilsner (Classic Beer Style Series)

Considered the father of all lagers, Continental Pilsener changed the course of brewing around the world. Noted author and brewer David Miller examines each country’s version of Pilsener, including ingredients and brewing stages.…Read more

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Brewing with Wheat: The ‘Wit’ and ‘Weizen’ of World Wheat Beer Styles

The “wit” and “weizen” of wheat beers. Author Stan Hieronymus visits the ancestral homes of the world’s most interesting styles—Hoegaarden, Kelheim, Leipzig, Berlin and even Portland, Oregon—to sort myth from fact and find out how the beers are made today. Complete with brewing details and recip…Read more

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Bavarian Helles (Classic Beer Style Series)

First created in Munich in 1894, Helles is perhaps the most delicate beer imaginable, and must rely on its incredible subtlety to please the palate. Munich’s beer hall helles, the palest of lagers, has almost no nose or up-front bitterness. Straw blonde and topped by a tall, white crown, it is the q…Read more