Extreme Brewing, A Deluxe Edition: An Introduction to Brewing Craft Beer at Home
by Sam Calagione
Describe it in 25 words or less. One of the best homebrew reference books you’ll ever read.
Genre: Homebrewing reference
Did you learn anything? Quite a bit about brewing extreme beers.
Favorite quote: “Beer works far better with chocolate than any grape-based drink because it can offer flavors with either superior harmony or superior contrast.” ~Garrett Oliver
Would you read it again? The next time I brew I’ll probably refer to this book.
Have you read other books by the same author? Yes, and I love the way Sam expresses himself in the pages.
Who would you recommend it to? Home-brewers and lovers of craft beer.
Beer pairing: Any of the amazing beers outlined in this book (some you can find at your craft beer bottle shop or could could always brew it yourself).
Recipe: Once again, there are some of these in the book.
Craft/Activity: Host your own beer and chocolate tasting party (and don’t forget to invite me).