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Mark Dredge mixes great beer appreciation with delicious food pairings. Not only does this book tell you about some of the best craft beers out there, it also looks at the science of taste and the principles of matching beer with food, explaining which ingredients enhance a brews flavour and what beer styles will complement everything from breakfast and barbecue to cheese and chocolate. Also included are over 40 beer-infused recipes like stout mac n cheese or ribs in Belgian beer. With over 250 beers featured, its ideal for anyone who loves a drink and a tasty bite to eat.
Nothing beats a night on the booze, and what kick starts a party better than Drinking Games? Yes, theyre not big and theyre not clever, but theyre damn good fun. This handy guide contains over 25 of the best drinking games around. All you need to do is read the simple rules, grab some friends and start that fateful journey towards inebriation. BUT... what goes up must come down. So when youre rubbing the sleep out of your eyes and the drool from the corners of your mouth, wishing youd only played nine holes of Bar Golf rather than the full 18, youll be thrilled you were smart enough to get yourself this collection of over 25 Hangover Cures that will have you out of bed and on your feet in no time.
An intoxicating and eclectic new book on the hidden botany behind your favourite booze! This quirky guide explains the chemistry and botanical history of over 150 plants, trees, flowers and fruits, showing how they form the bases of our favourite cocktails. Amy Stewart offers gardeners growing tips and provides cocktail enthusiasts with 50 drink recipes, as well as a rounded knowledge of the processes and plants which go into popular concoctions.
The perfect accompaniment to a gin & tonic, Gin Foundry have poured their expertise into one succinct expert read. Includes: The modern history of gin; How gin is made; What to look for when choosing gin; Deciphering gin labels; How to taste gin; Gin Foundry's botanical flavour wheel; Gin styles; Best cocktails for different gin styles; Fruit gins and infusions; The perfect gin & tonic; Gin Foundrys garnish/gin pairing guide. Plus much more...
2016 was officially the year of gin in the UK, with sales topping £1 billion! The brilliantly botanical spirit is much more than tonics sidekick, its sophisticatedly sippable, and adds depth and flavour to any drink.This beautifully illustrated book will introduce you to a host of cocktails from the classic to the cutting edge, and showcase the versatile potential of gin.In Gin Made Me Do It, gin aficionado and cocktail maven Jassy Davis explains everything you need to know: how to choose the perfect blend, mix the ultimate martini, and deliver delicious cocktails for every occasion.From the perfect G&T and updates on classics like the Aviator and the Vesper, to a wide range of herbaceous cocktails, the recipes in this book are fresh, flavourful, and fun. 60 delicious recipes are illustrated with bright and beautiful original artwork in a book that makes a lovely gift for your friends?or yourself!
Wave goodbye to your hangover with these 35 tasty recipes each one the perfect antidote to alcohol excess. Overdid it on the G&Ts? Went a bit too big at your friends birthday? Did one swift beer after work descend into a full-scale session? Sound familiar? Then its likely that youre not feeling your best right this second. Never fear, because help is at hand with this gourmet collection of indulgent dishes that are guaranteed to help against even the gnarliest of hangovers. Inside youll find, bacon, bacon, and more bacon; the finest egg porn with the runniest yokes; and the best carb-heavy comfort food to soothe the stomach and heal a throbbing head. What about us? the vegans and veggies cry. Dont panic, we wouldnt do you like that. Check out the selection of meat-free delights thatll put you on the road to recovery. Arent we good to you?
From classic craft beers to trendy microbreweries, beer is booming nationwide. Whether you prefer light lagers or hearty stouts, you ll find lots to drink in in this pocket-sized guide packed with information, how-tos, and trivia for beer enthusiasts of all stripes. Seasoned craft-brew connoisseurs and newbie beer drinkers alike will learn expert tasting techniques, which glassware to use and when, how to pair beer with food, and even ways to support local breweries. Plus, guides to beer lingo, brewing industry publications, beer apps, and much more. Like all STUFF titles, the handy size and attractive package make this book perfect for a gift just in time for Oktoberfest. Cheers!
Wine may be one of the world s oldest beverages, but it s never been a better time to pour a glass. Whether you prefer robust reds or crisp, zippy whites, you ll find lots to drink in in this pocket-sized guide packed with information, how-tos, and trivia for wine enthusiasts of every variety. Seasoned sommeliers and newbie wine fans alike will learn expert tasting techniques, which glassware to use and when, how to pair wine with food, how to build a wine collection (no fancy cellar needed!) and even how to open a bottle of wine when no one brought a corkscrew. Plus, guides to wine lingo, proper serving temperatures, and the best wines for every price point. Like all STUFF titles, the handy size and attractive package make this book perfect for a gift. Sante!
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