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DIY Beer Brewing: Creating Your First Homebrew, Kindle Edition – $4.99

DIY Beer Brewing: Creating Your First Homebrew Paperback

DIY Beer Brewing: Creating Your First Homebrew by Astrid Cook

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You don’t like beer. You love it. That sublime pour. That first frothy sip. Now you want to experiment with brewing beer batches at home, and there are plenty of books out there for the curious and eager DIY-er. But other homebrew titles give exhaustive historical accounts and complicated technical details about the science of brewing beer.

You don’t need all the science. You need simple, no-fuss instructions to nailing that perfecthomebrew.

Enter: DIY Beer Brewing. Featuring simple, step-by-step instructions for first-time home brewers, it’s never been easier to prepare tasty batches.

A crash course on types of beers, from ales to pilsners, paves the way to mastering home fermentation. Brush up on beer brewing basics, by:

  • Learning the 10 basic steps to home brewing beer
  • Becoming proficient in finding the right equipment
  • Experimenting with original craft beer recipes
  • Diversifying your beer brewing exploration, by adding ingredients like coffee, chocolate, and bacon

DIY Beer Brewing will give the first-time home brewer the confidence and skill to innovate and create, again and again. Cheers!

 

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2/17/18 11 AM Central: This highly rated title is selling for just $4.99 on the Kindle Platform. Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

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The Craft of Stone Brewing Co.: Liquid Lore, Epic Recipes, and Unabashed Arrogance, Kindle Edition – $5.99

The Craft of Stone Brewing Co.: Liquid Lore, Epic Recipes, and Unabashed Arrogance Kindle Edition

The Craft of Stone Brewing Co.: Liquid Lore, Epic Recipes, and Unabashed Arrogance Kindle Edition by Greg Koch,‎ Steve Wagner and‎ Randy Clemens


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Since its inception in 1996, Stone Brewing Co. has been the fastest growing brewery in the country—Beer lovers gravitate to its unique line-up which includes favorites such as Stone IPA and Arrogant Bastard Ale. This insider’s guide focuses on the history of Stone Brewing Co., and shares homebrew recipes for many of its celebrated beers including Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine, Stone Smoked Porter, and Stone 12th Anniversary Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal Stout. In addition, it features recipes from the Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens like Garlic, Cheddar, and Stone Ruination IPA Soup, BBQ Duck Tacos, and the legendary Arrogant Bastard Ale Onion Rings. With its behind-the-scenes look at one of the leaders of the craft beer scene, The Craft of Stone Brewing Co. will captivate and inspire legions of fans nationwide.


Kindle Edition books can be viewed on your Kindle Device or on free reader applications available for your iPhone, Android or Windows smart phone – and  for your web browser via Amazon’s Cloud Reader.  This dynamic link will take you to the appropriate reader for your current platform.

2/15/18 11 AM Central: This highly rated title is selling for just $5.99 on the Kindle Platform. Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

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The Scratch & Sniff Guide to Beer: A Beer Lover’s Companion – $14.58

The Scratch & Sniff Guide to Beer: A Beer Lover's Companion

The Scratch & Sniff Guide to Beer: A Beer Lover’s Companion by Justin Kennedy


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Discover a world of beer with this sensational handbook, packed with style guides, how-tos, and fascinating anecdotes about the origins and evolution of both well-known and esoteric beers—and ten unique “scratch and sniff” stickers devoted to aromas inherent in your favorite brews.

To truly know a beer, it isn’t enough to taste it. You must breathe in its distinctive aroma—a specialty blend of hops, malt, water, and yeast that differentiate one beer style from another. Divided into eight chapters, each segment of this book introduces you to a new aspect of beer.


2/12/18 9 AM Central: This highly rated and recently released (12/2017) title is selling for $14.58. Shipping to most US addresses is also free with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying order. Price, shipping and availability can change quickly.  Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

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Brew Your Business: The Ultimate Craft Beer Playbook [Hardcover] – $19.55, Best Price

Brew Your Business: The Ultimate Craft Beer Playbook

Brew Your Business: The Ultimate Craft Beer Playbook by by Karen McGrath,‎ Regina Luttrell,‎ M. Todd Luttrell and Sean McGrath


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“Craft beer culture and industry have recently grown exponentially with over 4000 craft brewers operating in the United States alone.

Brew Your Business: The Ultimate Craft Beer Playbook incorporates cultural, legal, business, public relations, management, science, networking, and brewing experience into one easily accessible book for everyone wanting to know more about craft beer brewing, tasting, and selling.

Thoroughly researched, the authors provide a tasty overview of the various types of craft beer, methods for brewing, and opportunities for taking your crafted beer to market. In their Talking from the Tap! Interviews, industry experts offer their takes on what they do, how they arrived in their current positions, why they do it, and where they are going in the industry.

Whether you are new to craft beer or have been in the industry for a while, you will find in these pages a go-to guide to many topics of importance to all brewers, drinkers, and enthusiasts. It’s time to get serious about craft brewing and the culture of craft beer. So, choose your favorite suds and set out upon this journey. You won’t be disappointed. Cheers!”


2/12/18 1 PM Central: This newer title (released in November of 2017) has dropped to $19.55. That’s the best historical direct from Amazon price I found. Shipping to most US addresses is also free with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying order. Price, shipping and availability can change quickly.

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The Joy of Home Distilling

The Joy of Home Distilling: The Ultimate Guide to Making Your Own Vodka, Whiskey, Rum, Brandy, Moonshine, and More (The Joy of Series)

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Brooklyn Brew Shop’s Beer Making Book: 52 Seasonal Recipes for Small Batches [Kindle Edition]

Brooklyn Brew Shop's Beer Making Book: 52 Seasonal Recipes for Small Batches Kindle Edition

Brooklyn Brew Shop’s Beer Making Book: 52 Seasonal Recipes for Small Batches Kindle Edition

About, from the book description: “Brooklyn Brew Shop’s Beer Making Book takes brewing out of the basement and into the kitchen. Erica Shea and Stephen Valand show that with a little space, a few tools, and the same ingredients breweries use, you too can make delicious craft beer right on your stovetop.

Greenmarket-inspired and seasonally brewed, these 52 recipes include Everyday IPA and Rose Cheeked & Blonde for spring; Grapefruit Honey Ale and S’More Beer for summer; Apple Crisp Ale and Peanut Butter Porter for fall; Chestnut Brown ale and Gingerbread Ale for winter; and even four gluten-free brews. You’ll also find tips for growing hops, suggestions for food pairings, and recipes for cooking with beer.

Brooklyn Brew Shop’s Beer Making Book offers a new approach to artisanal brewing and is a must-own for beer lovers, seasonally minded cooks, and anyone who gets a kick out of saying “I made this!”

Kindle Edition books can be viewed on your Kindle Device or on free reader applications available for your iPhone, Android or Windows smart phone – and  for your web browser via Amazon’s Cloud Reader.  This dynamic link will take you to the appropriate reader for your current platform.

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The Homebrewer’s Companion Second Edition [Kindle Version] by Charlie Papazian

Homebrewer's Companion Second Edition: The Complete Joy of Homebrewing, Master's Edition

Homebrewer’s Companion Second Edition: The Complete Joy of Homebrewing, Master’s Edition [Kindle Edition] by Charlie Papazian

A companion to the world’s bestselling beermaking book, The Complete Joy of Homebrewing, this guide is for homebrewers who have mastered the basics and want to advance their beermaking skills. Charlie Papazian, the godfather of homebrewing, covers all aspects of the process and answers commonly asked questions. The Homebrewer’s Companion is now completely revised, reorganized, and updated with detailed charts and tables, information about the latest techniques and equipment, more than seventy new and improved lager, ale, and mead recipes, and more, including:

  • Details and insights on the art and science of brewing beer
  • Current malt, special ingredient, and fermentation charts
  • Websites and resources for up-to-date information
  • Fascinating details about the diversity of hops and how to use them
  • Expanded information on yeast and microbiological critters that can enhance your beer
  • A list of beer styles with references
  • A resource list of more than 120 of Charlie’s original homebrew recipes
  • Instructions for making gluten-free beer
  • An expanded glossary of beer characters and a beer evaluation section
  • Expert insight and recommendations on beer and food pairings and cooking with beer

Kindle Edition books can be viewed on your Kindle Device or on free reader applications available for your iPhone, Android or Windows smart phone – and  for your web browser via Amazon’s Cloud Reader.  This dynamic link will take you to the appropriate reader for your current platform.

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Homebrewer’s Companion Second Edition: The Complete Joy of Homebrewing, Master’s Edition

Also Consider: The Homebrewer’s Library – Selection of Homebrewing and Craft Beer Books