Synopses & Reviews
Struggle no more in your quest for great U.S. microbrewed beer! The Beer Across America guide is here.
Inspired by the beer-of-the-month club that bears its name, the Beer Across America guide directs you to more than 400 brewpubs and microbreweries nationwide. Covering the country in four geographical regions -- Pacific, Mountain/High Plains, Central and Atlantic -- the guide puts the names, addresses, phone numbers, and hours of operation and tours, where available, right at your fingertips. Fifty in-depth profiles introduce you to some of America's most successful -- and most unusual -- brewers, brewpubs, and microbreweries and highlights their styles, marketing techniques, logos, and more.
In-depth profiles of 400 of the country's best and most unusual brewpubs and microbreweries.
A guide to more than 400 brew pubs and microbreweries in the United States with 50 in-depth profiles of some of the country's most unusual brewpubs.
About the Author
A self-employed beer consultant and freelance writer specializing in beer and brewing, author Marty Nachel is also an award-winning homebrewer and homebrew instructor. This Certified Beer Judge has tasted and evaluated over 1,000 beers and has written Storey's Beer Across America. He has been a regular contributer for publications like All About Beer, On Tap, The Malt Advocate and the World Beer Review Newsletter. Marty is married, has two children and lives in Illinois.
Table of Contents
Part I: About Beer
How Beer is Made
Reinheitsgebot, The Beer Purity Law
Part II: Pacific Region
Pacific Brewery Profiles
Pacific Brewer Profiles
Pacific Region Beer Festivals
Pacific Region Listings
Part III: Mountain/High Plains Regions
Mountain/High Plains Brewery Profiles
Mountain/High Plains Brewer Profiles
Mountain/High Plains Beer Festivals
Mountain/High Plains Region Listings
Part IV: Central Region
Central Region Brewery Profiles
Central Region Brewer Profiles
Central Region Beer Festivals
Central Region Listings
Part V: Atlantic Region
Atlantic Region Brewery Profiles
Atlantic Region Brewer Profiles
Atlantic Region Beer Festivals
Atlantic Region Listings
Part VI: Contract Brewing
Listing of Contract Brewers
Glossary of Terms