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Land of Amber Waters: The History of Brewing in Minnesota
Land of Amber Waters
The History of Brewing in Minnesota
Hardcover      ISBN: 0816652732
A visual history of MInnesota beers and breweries traces the evolution of the state's beer industry, from the 1849 construction of the first brewery to the growth of small-town enterprises that gave way to large companies of regional and national prominence, offering a comprehensive list of Minnesota breweries as well as more than three hundred illustrations of beer and breweriana.
Brewing the World's Great Beers: A Step-By-Step Guide
Brewing the World's Great Beers
A Step-By-Step Guide
Paperback      ISBN: 0882667750
Provides step-by-step instructions and 85 recipes for brewing beers which possess authentic Old World flavor
Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails With a Literary Twist
Tequila Mockingbird
Cocktails With a Literary Twist
Hardcover      ISBN: 0762448652
65 excellent cocktail recipes for the lovers of wit and classic novels.
See, Mix, Drink: A Refreshingly Simple Guide to Crafting the World's Most Popular Cocktails
See, Mix, Drink
A Refreshingly Simple Guide to Crafting the World's Most Popular Cocktails
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0316176710
Have you tried mixing a Mojito? What about a Rusty Nail? Or a Cosmopolitan? With See Mix Drink, the first-ever cocktail book to offer instruction through info-graphics, making the drinks you love at home is as easy as, well, See, Mix, Drink. This unique, illustrated guide graphically demonstrates how to make 100 of today's most popular cocktails. For each drink, color-coded ingredients are displayed in a line drawing of the appropriate glassware, alongside a pie chart that spells out the drink's composition by volume for intuitive mixing. No other cocktail book is this easy or fun. Instantly understandable 1-2-3 steps show exactly how each drink is prepared, and anecdotes, pronunciation guides, and photographs of the finished drinks will turn newbie bartenders into instant mixologists.
In Search of Pinot Noir
In Search of Pinot Noir
Hardcover      ISBN: 0983729204
The Naked Pint: An Unadulterated Guide to Craft Beer
The Naked Pint
An Unadulterated Guide to Craft Beer
Paperback      ISBN: 0399161325
Two beer sommeliers provide a down-to-earth guide on craft and artisanal brews, explaining the difference between an ale and a lager, the basic science behind beer, home brewing and tips for improving one's palate.
Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
Kitchen Confidential
Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
Paperback      ISBN: 0060899220
A deliciously funny, delectably shocking banquet of wild-but-true tales of life in the culinary trade from Chef Anthony Bourdain, laying out his more than a quarter-century of drugs, sex, and haute cuisine—now with all-new, never-before-published material
The Home Brewer's Answer Book: Solutions to Every Problem, Answers to Every Question
The Home Brewer's Answer Book
Solutions to Every Problem, Answers to Every Question
Paperback      ISBN: 1580176755
In a comprehensive resource for home brewers, a master brewer covers every step in the brewing process while furnishing detailed answers to real-life questions, straightforward solutions to problems, and helpful advice and expert tips.
The Brewmaster's Bible: The Gold Standard for Home Brewers
The Brewmaster's Bible
The Gold Standard for Home Brewers
Paperback      ISBN: 0060952164
The Beer Renaissance is in full swing, and home brewing has never been more popular. According to the American Homebrewers Association, there are currently 1.2 million home brewers in the country, and their numbers keep rising. Tired of the stale ale, bland beer and lackadaisical lagers mass-produced by the commercial labels, Americans are discovering the many advantages of brewing their own batch of that beloved beverage: superior aroma, color, body and flavor. For both amateur alchemists eager to tap into this burgeoning field and seasoned zymurgists looking to improve their brews, The Brewmaster's Bible is the ultimate resource. Its features include: Updated data on liquid yeasts, which have become a hot topic for brewers; 30 recipes in each of the classic beer styles of Germany, Belgium, Britain and the U.S.; extensive profiles of grains, malts, adjuncts, additives and sanitizers; recipe formulation charts in an easy-to-read spreadsheet format; detailed water analyses for more than 25 cities and 6 bottled waters; directories to hundreds of shops; and much more.
The El Paso Chile Company Rum & Tiki Cookbook
The El Paso Chile Company Rum & Tiki Cookbook
Hardcover      ISBN: 0688177603
Presents a collection of rum-flavored fare, including drinks and cocktails, desserts, marinades, and sauces, highlighting such recipes as Classic Hot Buttered Rums, Luau Baby Back Ribs, Rum Marinated Shrimp Skewers, and Spice Island Flan.