Wood and Beer: A Brewer's Guide - Dick Cantwell and Peter Bouckaert
The use of wooden vessels for storage, transportation, fermentation or aging of beer is deeply rooted in history. Today’s talented brewers are innovating, experimenting and enthusiastically embracing the seemingly mystical complexity of flavors and aromas derived from wood.
From the souring effects of microbes that take up residence in wood to the character drawn from barrels or foeders, this book covers the history, physiology, microbiology and flavor contributions of wood, as well as the maintenance of wooden vessels. Join Dick Cantwell and Peter Bouckaert as they examine the many influences of wood as a vehicle for contributing tremendous complexity to beers fermented and aged within it.
Explore the many influences of wood as a vehicle for contributing tremendous complexity to beers fermented and aged within it. Wood & Beer: A Brewer’s Guide is about both wood and beer, and the mysteries that arise when the two come together.
American Sour Beers - Michael Tonsmeire
One of the most exciting and dynamic segments of today’s craft brewing scene , American-brewed sour beers are designed intentionally to be tart and may be inoculated with souring bacteria,...
Barley Wine: History, Brewing, Techniques and Recipes
Finally, the definitive book on one of the world's mysterious beer styles that clearly explains the romantic beverage of barley wine. Learn the brewing secrets for the hearty barley wine....
Brew Like A Monk - Stan Hieronymus
Brew Like A Monk: Trappist, Abbey and Strong Ales and How to Brew Them. Discover what makes the heavenly brews of Belgium so good in this new book by long...