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Professional Brewer's Library of Books

There are many titles professional brewers keep in their library not only for reference and but also inspiration! Here are some of the top resources for professional brewers to have at their fingertips.

A lot of the books you will find here are brought to you by Brewers Publications, the publishing division of the Brewers Association (BP). To learn more about BP, including available titles, author information and to purchase books, visit BrewersPublications.com.

2013-2014 North American Brewers' Resource Directory Purchase

Brewers Association, Brewers Publications

American Craft Beer & Food Guide Purchase

Brewers Association, Brewers Publications

The Brewers Association Guide to American Craft Beer Purchase

Brewers Association, Brewers Publications

Brew Like a Monk Purchase

Stan Hieronymus, Brewers Publications
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The Brewers Association's Guide to Starting Your Own Brewery Purchase

Ray Daniels, Brewers Publications
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Brewery Operations_ Vol. 6 

Virginia Thomas

Brewery Operations_ Vol. 7 

Virginia Thomas

Brewing, Second Edition Purchase

Michael J. Lewis and Tom W. Young, Aspen Publishers, Inc.

Brewing Under Adversity: Brewery Operations Vol. 8 Purchase

Virginia Thomas

Brewing with Wheat: The ‘Wit’ and ‘Weizen’ of World Wheat Beer Styles Purchase

Stan Hieronymus, Brewers Publications
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Brewing Yeast & Fermentation

Chris Boulton and David Quain, Blackwell Science

Classic Beer Styles Series Purchase

Brewers Publications

Clear Thinking When Drinking: The Handbook for Responsible Alcohol Consumption 

Roman T. Solohub, Empennage Press

Colour Atlas and Handbook of Beverage Technology 

Dr. Werner Back, Fachverlag Hans Carl

Complete Set of The New Brewer Magazine Purchase

Brewers Association

Designing Great Beers Purchase

Ray Daniels, Brewers Publications
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Dictionary of Beer and Brewing, Second Edition Purchase

Dan Rabin and Carl Forget, Brewers Publications
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Draught Beer Quality Manual Purchase

Brewers Association's Technical Committee

Evaluating Beer Purchase

Brewers Publications
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Farmhouse Ales Culture and Craftsmanship in the Belgian Tradition Purchase

Phil Markowski, Brewers Publications
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For the Love of Hops: The Practical Guide to Aroma, Bitterness and the Culture of Hops Purchase

Stan Hieronymus, Brewers Publications
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Handbook of Brewing, Second Edition 

Fergus G. Priest and Graham G. Stewart, Taylor & Francis Group

IPA: Brewing Techniques, Recipes and the Evolution of India Pale Ale Purchase

Mitch Steele, Brewers Publications
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Malting & Brewing Science, Volume 1 and Volume 2

Dennis Edward Briggs, James Shanks Hough, R. Stevens, and T.W. Young; Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers

MBAA Practical Handbook for the Specialty Brewer Purchase

Karl Ockert, MBAA

Michael Jackson's Beer Companion

Michael Jackson

New Brewing Lager Beer Purchase

Gregory Noonan, Brewers Publications
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New World Guide to Beer

Michael Jackson

The Oxford Companion to Beer Purchase

Edited by Garrett Oliver with forward by Tom Colicchio

Principles of Brewing Science, Second Edition Purchase

George Fix, Brewers Publications
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Quality Brewing: Share the Experience, Brewery Operations Vol. 9 

Virginia Thomas

Radical Brewing Purchase

Randy Mosher, Brewers Publications
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Sacred and Herbal Healing Beers Purchase

Stephen Harrod Buhner, Brewers Publications
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Standards of Brewing: A Practical Approach to Consistency and Excellence Purchase

Charles W. Bamforth, Ph.D., D.Sc.

Tasting Beer Purchase

 Randy Mosher, Storey

Technology Brewing and Malting

Wolfgang Kunze, VLB Berlin Publication

Textbook of Brewing Volume 1 and Volume 2

Jean De Clerck, Chapman & Hall

Ultimate Beer

Michael Jackson, DK Publishing

Wild Brews Purchase

Jeff Sparrow, Brewers Publications
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Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation Purchase

Chris White and Jamil Zainasheff, Brewers Publications
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