From trading recipes with the bad boys of American beer to
drinking Czech-Mex cerveza in Tijuana and hanging out in the beer
gardens of Africa, Charlie Papazian has seen, and tasted, it all.
is your shotgun seat to unique, eccentric and pioneering craft-brews
and the fascinating people who create them. Travel with Charlie as he
crisscrosses America and circles the globe in search of the most
flavor-packed beers. Along with discovering the master brews of Bavaria,
secret recipes for mead and the traditional beers of Zimbabwe, you will
find lessons on proper beer tasting and read interviews with American
master brewers including those of Dogfish Head, Magic Hat, Rogue Ales,
Stone Brewing and Brooklyn Brewery. Charlie also includes special
homebrew recipes inspired by the innovative brewers who are making some
the best beer in the world.