From the Bock beers of Germany to the Trappist beers of Belgium,
the complex bitters and stouts of Britain to the cutting-edge brews
of North America, this expert selection covers the extraordinary
variety the world's beers now have to offer. Tasting notes,
organised by country, provide succinct commentary on the chosen
beers and cover the brewery and each beer's key characteristics.
With thousands of beers covered, this book encompasses more
familiar established beers as well as exciting new discoveries from
the myriad craft breweries that are emerging around the world.
Punctuating the tasting notes is information on 'beer
destinations', specific places where you can best experience a beer
in situ. An extensive introductory chapter to the book also covers
styles of beer and emerging trends.
This landmark guide provides beer lovers with easy access to an
expert overview and puts a world of superb beers at their