For the Love of Hops (Stan Hieronymous) warning: shameless plug

Discussion in 'Homebrewing' started by skivtjerry, Jan 26, 2013.

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  1. skivtjerry

    skivtjerry Zealot (511) Mar 10, 2006 Vermont

    Another great book from the guy who is rapidly becoming my favorite beer writer. My copy of Brew Like a Monk is as dog-eared as a southern baptist's bible, and FotLoH looks to be just as good. I bought it yesterday, flipped through it last night, took it to work today and read a page or 2 whenever I got a chance. I like his diligent research, writing style and obvious love of beer. It's 300 pages, full of technical information, cool anecdotes and tidbits of hard-won knowledge you just can't get from a textbook or how-to article. Buy this.

    (I have no financial interest in the book. In fact, I paid full retail for it in a shop so I didn't have to wait for it to arrive).
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  2. nathanjohnson

    nathanjohnson Initiate (0) Aug 5, 2007 Vermont

    Just finished reading another 30 pages; fully agree.
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  3. barfdiggs

    barfdiggs Initiate (0) Mar 22, 2011 California

    Ditto. Found it very useful (Technical aspects and stories), and entertaining... read it cover to cover the first night I got it and have since reread it a couple times.
  4. hopfenunmaltz

    hopfenunmaltz Meyvn (1,190) Jun 8, 2005 Michigan

    An excellent writer. Very good book.
  5. pweis909

    pweis909 Meyvn (1,295) Aug 13, 2005 Wisconsin

    I'm enjoying it. I'm not sure that how it will alter my homebrewing, but am interested in it nonetheless.
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