by Nicole Dimacale
The truth is, even if you don’t like beer, you most definitely know someone who does. It’s basically a universal symbol of friendship, good times and fun. However, deciding which beer to drink can be a daunting task, one that has the potential to take all the inherent joy out of drinking beer in the first place. Luckily, you can drink your beer without fear! With this handy guidebook in tow, you’ll always be ready to make the best decision during a night (or day) out drinking. In Beer For All Seasons, best-selling author Randy Mosher not only breaks down the top-quality beer options for you, he does it by season.
Mosher is a world-renowned expert on beer and brewing. He writes for all of the major national beer-related and brewing-related publications, lectures to audiences all across the United States and has even taught beer-style courses. As if that weren’t enough, he is an active leader in many prestigious beer organizations, such as the Chicago Beer Society, the American Homebrewers Association and the Brewers Association. He is also a partner and creative director for 5 Rabbit Cerveceria, a brewery in Bedford Park, Illinois. In addition to Beer For All Seasons, he is the author of Tasting Beer.
Beer For All Seasons takes you on a delicious journey across the world of beer-tasting opportunities throughout the year. You’ll be guided through all of the best summer fests and seasonal beer releases, and learn how to make the most of annual beer events like Craft Beer Week and Oktoberfest. By breaking these libations down by season, you’ll discover the best beers for various seasonal occasions. You’ll finally know what beers are perfect for a lazy summer, barbeques, a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, icy winter nights, fresh spring evenings and so much more. By adding in references to cultural traditions and the history of brewing styles, this book is not your typical read. Mosher’s insightful commentary is perfectly complemented with colorful reference pictures, images of vintage labels and alcohol content charts.
Fun, well-written, exciting and informative without being too technical, Beer For All Seasons is a must-have for every beer lover. And, we know there’s plenty of you guys out there who fall into this category. Whether you’re a beer connoisseur or a novice, there is something for everyone to appreciate about this read and it should give you all the necessary information to impress your lady with unique insights.