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Old 05-22-2013, 03:21 AM   #1
drewlooker
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Anybody have any recommendations for books on brewing and beer design?

 
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Old 05-22-2013, 03:25 AM   #2
BrewIt
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How to brew by John Palmer. Easy and great read. Gets into detail and doesnt get to technical. Everyone on here will tell you the same thing.

 
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Old 05-22-2013, 03:39 AM   #3
JohnBanjovie
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Designing great beers by Ray Daniels is a great book that covers beginner and intermediate brewing techniques. It also has the basics on designing beers of your own, and detailed information on different styles of beers. I would highly recommmend it.

 
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Old 05-22-2013, 10:13 AM   #4
KPaul
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The Complete Joy of Homebrewing by Charlie Papazian is also good. There's a new edition coming out in September. I've got the 3rd edition from 2003 and think it compliments Palmer's book nicely.

 
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Old 05-22-2013, 11:03 AM   #5
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Brewing Classic Styles is really good, too. It has a recipe for each style, which helps you think about what you could do if you were designing a recipe from the ground up.

 
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