An Insider's Guide to the World's Greatest Drink
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Tasting Beer: An Insider's Guide to the World's Greatest Drink
Randy Mosher
Reviewed by Daniel Bradford Published July 2009, Volume 30, Number 3

Story Publishing
Soft cover, $16.95, 247 pps

"Don't even consider starting this book without a beer in your hand." Why would you not want to read a book that starts like that? And buy it you will, if you enjoy beer.

As the American beer world takes a quantum leap forward, with craft beer sales soaring, new beer styles pouring out of breweries, imperials and sour beers thrilling consumers, media attention a constant, we need to revisit our understanding of the fundamentals of beer. How we actually taste it. Where it really came from. How to understand the categories of beer. The constituent elements of our new beer world. But most importantly, how to enjoy it in all its many formats, venues and presentations. . . .

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