Great Beer Guide

Great Beer Guide Cover

Great Beer Guide

By Michael Jackson; Sharon Lucas

DK ADULT, Paperback, 9780789451569, 544pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2000

Work up a thirst for 500 of the world's finest beers -- from established classics to little-known gems and modern microbrews.


In this personal selection of 500 world-class beers, Michael Jackson presents ales, lagers, stouts, and porters with aroma and flavor to rival the finest wine. From light Pilseners and weissbeers to gloriously rich Trappist brews, there are beers to suit every taste, style, season, and occasion.


Listed alphabetically, each beer is superbly photographed in appropriate glassware, with "vital statistics" that include expert tasting notes, tips on serving, and a history of the brewery. With information on beer styles and advice on teaming each beer with food, the Great Beer Guide is set to become classic reading for discerning beer drinkers everywhere.

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