The sales of premium beer have increased for years as more and
more beer drinkers discover the pleasures of a good premium beer
can rival a fine bottle of wine. These beers are premium in every
sense of the word -- rarity, pedigree, alcoholic content, body,
taste and flavor. They are as distinct from a cold backyard beer on
a hot summer day as a fine steak is from a hamburger.
The Premium Beer Drinker''s Guide is a beer
guide like no other. Focused purely upon the elite styles of the
world of beer -- exotic and mysterious brews like Trappist Ale,
Lambic Gueuze, Doppelbock, Imperial Stout and Barley Wine -- it
introduces beer lovers to some of the most intense, complex, potent
and remarkable brews on the market today. Never before has one book
provided beer drinkers with so much useful information about the
world of premium beer.
Premium Beer Drinker''s Guide:
- Reviews and recommends more than 60
international and domestic beers from Britain, Germany, France,
Belgium, United States and Canada
- Covers 31 beer styles, such as Lambic
& Geuze, Weizenbock, Doppelbock, Cask-Flavored Ales,
Abbey-Style Ales, Peated Malt Beers and Mulling Beers
- Provides key ratings for every Classic
Example: price, freshness and durability, and availability
- Contains more than 80 full color
illustrations, a beer glossary, a quick-reference guide with short
descriptions and suggested foods that go well with that beer.
Premium Beer Drinker''s Guide makes fascinating
reading for anyone who enjoys the finer things of life. It is also
an invaluable guide to shopping for beer and for serving these
wonderful brews to friends.