-Origin and History of Beer and Brewing by John P Arnold This sentence is thronged with alliteration, commas, idioms and breathless, mellifluous vocabulary. Love it!
The World Guide to Beer by Michael Jackson
***Update: So, yeah, I'm just an amateur at this drink tasting/reviewing thing. It was BRANDY barrels, not RUM. My bad. I repent in dust & ashes and all. Trust not the reviews on this blog. Well okay, this is still a really good beer.*** As this Saturday, August 12, marks the fourth year of operations…
The Singing Earth by Barrett Martin Found my beer tie in. Of course, beer and bands always conflate. Barrett Martin, drummer for Screaming Trees, doesn't really write about beer in his new book, but he treats many other subjects. Review here.
IPA: Brewing Techniques, Recipes and the Evolution of India Pale Ale by Mitch Steele A bittersweet sentence, I say. Both a warning about bad business ethics, which the beer world continues to have, and a harbinger of the need for consistency