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1001 Beers You Must Taste Before You Die kindle Þ Hardcover ✓ randarenewables ↠ The world's best beers from Europe's classics to the latest new wave microbrew sensations Finally a book that treats beer as seriously as wine This latest volume in the acclaimed 1001 series supplies the coThe world's best beers from Europe's classics to the latest new wave microbrew sensations Finally a book that treats beer as seriously as wine This latest volume in the acclaimed 1001 series supplies the connoisseurs' scoop on ferreting out the best among an ever increasing array of available brews from exotic foreign beers to the constantly evolving world of American microbrews and Any attempt to create a list of beers to try will invariably be rendered arbitrary by the sheer uantity and variety of beers available; without any hyperbole intended it is uite literally possible to generate 1001 lists of 1001 beers to try without any overlap With that said I felt that the list and the way that the beers were laid out made for both an entertaining and informative read Though the book contains a fair amount of beer knowledge its true point in this reviewer's opinion is simply to inform on a number of different styles of beers As a beer aficionado who keeps his own list of beers tried approaching 700 I found the book to be a useful resource as it provided me with specific suggestions of beers or even styles that I had never encountered before Whether one is interested in reading about a variety of beers within a single type or beers that represent a multitude of styles 1001 Beers is an excellent readMy largest and perhaps only gripe with the book and one for which you will have to forgive me is the writing Granted I would not expect a book whose purpose is recreational erudition at the loftiest end or simple cataloguing at the opposing pole to be filled with flowing lyricism and musical metaphorsbut when such a book attempts to do so sporadically the lack of consistency in writing comes across as an identity crisis of sorts Granted again that each beer entry is written by one of a number of contributors and conseuently there will be a noticeable difference between writing styles I still feel that the lack of unity in the writing took something away from the overall reading experience; seeing some bizarre or inexcusable typographical errors didn't help either I can understand also the difficulty in describing literally hundreds of dark beers for example and keeping the tasting notes fresh and variedbut to see no fewer than half a dozen or beers described as dark as a moonless night is a bit redundantOverall a great read for someone who is interested in expanding their knowledge of beer overall and styles in particular as well as adding to one's hopefully growing list of beers to try

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Homebrews The book focuses on the world of premium beers from obscure labels to such traditional yet supremely local brands as Shiner Austin Texas from Czech pilsners to German lagers Belgian wheat beers and Trappists ales not to mention the classic British porters and Irish stouts every type of beer is covered making this the go to volume for serious beer lovers No mere catalogue or This is closer to a 'beers you should try' before you die not 1001 beers of all time and that's a good thing The things this books does well1 Great variety of beers by style and region2 Organized simply by color not style makes this accessible to everyone3 Many easy to obtain beers couple by beers only located locally not just in US but overseas as well4 Some nice story and anecdotes about the beer brewery etc

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1001 Beers You Must Taste Before You Die Encyclopedia the volume features critical tasting notes and subjective assessments that will help match the right beer to the right occasion Is this beer light crisp and refreshing good for a picnic or dry bitter and appetizing? Each description includes notes on the flavor and body of the beer explains why it tastes the way it does and describes strength and ideal serving temperatu Flipping through this makes me thirstyGood thing I got beer