Brew a Batch

A beginner's guide to home brewed beer

Brew a Batch
Format: Hardback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9781760634261
Publisher: Murdoch Books
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Brew a Batch is your quintessential guide to becoming a home brew aficionado. Learn how to brew and bottle your very own beer, make the perfect batch just the way you like it, using only basic home brewing equipment.

Christopher Sidwa, head brewer and co-founder of wildly popular craft brewery Batch Brewing Co. in Sydney, walks you through the entire process, from choosing the best ingredients to setting up your home brewery, a full guide to brewing techniques, and most importantly, how to taste and assess your batch.

This lively handbook assumes no prior knowledge and covers all the advice you need to start brewing great beer. Learn to brew your favourite styles to make them your own, with step-by-step instructions for authentic brewing method. What are you waiting for? Get brewing! 

The author

Christopher Sidwa is co-founder of Sydney-based Batch Brewing Co., a craft beer manufacturer that makes beer the traditional way: hand-crafted and batch by batch. American by birth and Australian by choice, Chris turned his back on investment banking and accidentally started a craft beer enterprise that is taking the country by storm. You name the variety or flavour, Christopher has brewed it and can help you make it your best beer yet.

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Format: Hardback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9781760634261
Illustrations: full color throughout
Size: 6.69 in x 9.44 in / 169.93 mm x 239.78 mm

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