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Helpful votes received on reviews: 88% (7 of 8)
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,087,638 - Total Helpful Votes: 7 of 8
The Lost Beers & Breweries of Britain by Brian Glover
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
Hugely entertaining collection telling the story of Britain's vanished brews. A great book to dip in as each beer/ brewery is described over a couple of pages. The colour plates are very good - a splendid collection of beer advertisements, photos, beer mats and so on. As stated in another review - surely Volume 2 will be published soon?
1001 Beers: You Must Try Before You Die by Adrian Tierney-Jones
1001 Beers: You Must Try Before You Die by Adrian Tierney-Jones
4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
This book describes an amazing collection of beers from around the world. It's a joy to pick up and browse and it will open your eyes to lots of new beers. For me though there are still a couple of problems in the way that the book is edited. Firstly the book should be re-titled `1001 BOTTLED Beers...' because draft only beers are overlooked. This means that in the UK you'll find no mention of Bass or Tetley Bitter (nor Tetley dark mild for that matter). OK I know that beer geeks will say that these are not the beers they once were but if US Bud and Pabst BR can be included by way of historic reference then surely these famous old English marques should be in the book? My other gripe is the… Read more

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