Beer At My Table: Recipes, Beer Styles & Food Pairings

November 23, 2018|
Beer At My Table: Recipes, Beer Styles & Food Pairings by Tonia Wilson
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Beer has long been a beloved beverage and Beer At My Table celebrates its greatness and versatility as a brilliant partner for food. Tonia Wilson combines her extensive knowledge as a chef and beer sommelier to simplify the facts behind the fun of beer and food pairing. Whether you are just beginning to learn or are an avid enthusiast this book offers all the information needed to fully understand beer. You?ll learn the steps to properly evaluate what is in your glass, as well as how to identify the characteristics in food that will ultimately affect the pairing.

Tonia offers interesting details on how beer is made, the ingredients that go into it and the vast array of styles that can be created from four simple ingredients: water, hops, yeast and malted barley. The world is full of unique and different beer styles: pale lagers, Belgian dubbels, dry stouts, gose, lambics. The list goes on. The defining traits of 35 different beer styles are discussed; each accompanied with a seasonal recipe designed to be a perfect match, the text describes the reasons why the pairing works well and offers other examples of complementary dishes.

Beer At My Table allows you to learn the principles behind beer and food pairing and then put them into practice. Some flavourful examples are Dunkelweizen with Beef, Shitake and Bok Choy Buckwheat and English Pale Ale with Lamb and Sweet Potato Pie. There?s no better way to learn than by eating and drinking your way through each page. So, let the lessons begin, cheers!

Some of the breweries featured in the book:

  • Rochefort from Belgium
  • Erdinger from Germany
  • Samuel Smith from England
  • Founders from USA
  • Left Field Brewery from Canada
  • Inveralmond from Scotland
  • Anchor Brewing from USA
  • Henderson Brewery from Canada
  • Köstritzer from Germany
  • Bosteels from Belgium
  • Sierra Nevada from USA
  • Pilsner Urquell from Czech Replublic
  • Orval from Belgium
CONTENTSIntroductionWhat Makes a BeerPairing Beer and foodThe Importance of Beer StylesThe BeerThe FoodPutting it all TogetherThe RecipesSpringSummerFallWinterAcknowledgmentsImage CreditsIndex
Title:Beer At My Table: Recipes, Beer Styles & Food PairingsFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:216 pages, 10 X 8 X 0.5 inShipping dimensions:216 pages, 10 X 8 X 0.5 inPublished:November 23, 2018Publisher:Whitecap Books Ltd.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1770503188

ISBN - 13:9781770503182

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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