By (author) Michael Jackson, Contributions by Alastair Gilmour, Contributions by Stan Hieronymus, Contributions by Conrad Seidl, Contributions by Lorenzo Da Bova, Contributions by Willie Simpson, Contributions by Geoff Griggs, Contributions by Bryan Harrell, Contributions by Tim Hampson, Contributions by Derek Walsh

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  • Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
  • Format: Paperback | 288 pages
  • Dimensions: 132mm x 218mm x 20mm | 458g
  • Publication date: 8 November 2007
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 1405320281
  • ISBN 13: 9781405320283
  • Illustrations note: Illustrations (chiefly col.), col. map, ports. (some col.)
  • Sales rank: 539,040

Product description

This title helps you learn all about your favourite beer with expert advice and information from a team of specialists, introduced by the world's best-selling beer writer Michael Jackson. You can uncover drinks from every significant brewing region as well as less well-known areas. You can find out why beers taste the way they do, how to appreciate flavour, aroma, texture and finish, and identify your own favourite style. You can meet the producers and explore their origins, history and particular brewing processes. Plus, get to the bottom of bottles, barrels and breweries and discover how to identify the labels, choose the correct glasses and locate the breweries. This is an exciting addition to "Eyewitness Companions"; the visual reference series covering favourite hobbies and pastimes from French Cheeses and Opera to Horse Riding.

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Author information

Michael Jackson is the world's best-selling beer writer. He's written numerous books on the subject and has won many awards, including 1999 Glenfiddich Drinks Writer of the Year. Michael is also a journalist, and writes regularly for publications including The Independent and Whisky magazine. He lives in London. Find out more at