Beer travel is the best reason to travel. There’s so much to explore in the world of beer and while the newest craft breweries get most of the attention, the true classics may offer the most beautiful and unique exploration of all.
I loved scratch & sniff books growing. They were a fun way to engage and interact with the topic of education and now you can do so as an adult too with your favorite beverage as the focus. The Scratch & Stiff Guide to Beer: A Beer Lover’s Companion not only brings the smells of the beer world to life, it makes learning about beer fun too. See why.
Ale gets all the attention in the craft beer world but a fine lager is hard to beat. To learn more about this wonderful side of the beer spectrum, here’s a look at Lager: The Definitive Guide to Tasting and Brewing the World’s Most Popular Beer Styles by Dave Carpenter.
Looking to learn about beer all around the world? Want a great looking guide to our favorite beverage? The National Geographic Atlas of Beer: A Globe-Trotting Journey Through the World of Beer is the book you seek! Take a look.
As long as there’s been beer, there’ve been brewers pushing the envelope of what we traditionally define the beverage as. Extreme brewing is as old as beer itself but it’s come to new heights with the craft beer explosion of recent years. For those looking to brew their own extreme beer, Project Extreme Brewing: An Enthusiast’s Guide to Extreme Brewing at Home by Sam Calagione and Todd & Jason Alström may be just the book you seek.
While we may enjoy a good strong imperial stout from time to time, most of us can’t stomach sitting around and drinking glass after glass of the stuff. Session beers to the rescue! This sessionable drink has recently seen great growth and Session Beers: Brewing For Flavor and Balance by Jennifer Talley takes us on an exploration of easy-drinking brew.