Drink the Harvest: Making and Preserving Juices, Wines, Meads, Teas, and Ciders

Drink the Harvest: Making and Preserving Juices, Wines, Meads, Teas, and Ciders

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by Nan K. Chase, DeNeice C. Guest
     
 

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Preserving the harvest doesn’t have to stop with jam and pickles. Many fruits, vegetables, and herbs can be made into delicious beverages to enjoy fresh or preserve for later. Drink the Harvest presents simple recipes accompanied by mouthwatering photographs for a variety of teas, syrups, ciders, wines, and kombuchas. DeNeice C. Guest and Nan K. Chase

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Preserving the harvest doesn’t have to stop with jam and pickles. Many fruits, vegetables, and herbs can be made into delicious beverages to enjoy fresh or preserve for later. Drink the Harvest presents simple recipes accompanied by mouthwatering photographs for a variety of teas, syrups, ciders, wines, and kombuchas. DeNeice C. Guest and Nan K. Chase also provide advice for harvesting ingredients for maximum flavor and even creating your own backyard beverage garden. Pour a refreshing glass of Passionflower-Lemon Balm Wine and drink in the possibilities. 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781603429139
Publisher:
Storey Books
Publication date:
06/28/2014
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Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
261,511
File size:
32 MB
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Meet the Author

Nan K. Chase is the co-author of Drink the Harvest. A member of the Garden Writers Association and of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, Nan has been a freelance journalist for 35 years. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Fine Gardening, Old House Journal, American Bungalow, Southern Living, and many other publications. She is a frequent lecturer for garden organizations, writers groups, and business groups, and enjoys doing radio, video, and book festival appearances. She lives in Asheville, North Carolina.


DeNeice C. Guest, co-author of Drink the Harvest,  has been studying wild herbs and gardening for over 30 years, and has been making and brewing herbal-based tonics, beverages and medicines for the last decade. She has amassed a collection of some 100 original, kitchen-tested recipes. Guest is a charter member of the Asheville E-Z Gardeners, a garden club in Asheville, North Carolina, founded in 2010, and she created the club’s signature wine, E-Z Gardeners Passionflower-Lemon Balm Wine.

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Drink the Harvest: Making and Preserving Juices, Wines, Meads, Teas, and Ciders 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
InspirationalAngel531 4 months ago
Title: Drink the Harvest Making and Preserving Juices, Wines, Meads, Teas, and Ciders Author: Nan K. Chase & DeNeice C. Guest Published: 5-14-14 Publisher: Storey Publishing LLC Pages: 233 Genre: Cooking, Food & Wine Sub Genre: Drinks and Beverages; Spirits; Non-Alcoholic; Seasonal; ISBN: 9781612121598 ASIN: B00GU2RVIVG Reviewer: DelAnne Reviewed For: NetGalley My Rating: 5 Stars . Nan K. Chase and DeNeice C. Guest have provided a book that gives step by step instructions on how to make a juices, wine, tea or other beverage from the bounty of your garden and the wonderful fruits and vegetables that abound at the farmer's market or corner vegetable. Some even visit U-Pick Farms for produce. Looking for A V-8 type juice or perhaps maybe ready to do something with all those dandelions taking over your yard. Why not make dandelion wine. Freeze or can to preserve your juices or teas for later consumption. Everything is there for you to try it all. With photos to illustrates and easy to follow instructions. Give it a chance and you will see it is a very interesting read.