Red, White, and Brew: An American Beer Odyssey

Red, White, and Brew: An American Beer Odyssey

by Brian Yaeger
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Red, White, and Brew: An American Beer Odyssey by Brian Yaeger

Red, White, and Brew is the ultimate beer run across the United States, during which Brian Yaeger visits fourteen breweries of various sizes and talks to founders, owners, brewmasters, consumers, and anyone else he meets on his odyssey and who enjoys the making, tasting, and appreciating of brews.

Red, White, and Brew pursues the roots of brewers who brought their craft with them from their homeland and investigates how the tradition is faring today and where it may head in the future. Covering everything from fifth-generation family-run brewing companies to first-wave microbreweries, this book is a travelogue, guide, and genealogical study of beer families and homebrewers from Portland, Maine, to Portland, Oregon. It is filled with eclectic characters and shrewd businesspeople who populate an industry as old as the New World, and who produce liquid philanthropy, one keg at a time.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781429953177
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 09/30/2008
Sold by: Macmillan
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 272
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

BRIAN YAEGER earned a Master in Professional Writing from the University of Southern California with a thesis on beer. He holds a double bachelor's degree in Religious Studies and Russian from the University of California at Santa Barbara, a college renowned for its beer consumption. He lives in San Francisco, California.


Brian Yaeger earned a Master in Professional Writing from the University of Southern California with a thesis on beer. He holds a double bachelor’s degree in Religious Studies and Russian from the University of California at Santa Barbara, a college renowned for its beer consumption. He is the author of Red, White, and Brew: An American Beer Odyssey. He lives in San Francisco, California.

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Red, White, and Brew: A Beer Odyssey Across the U.S. 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good read
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girlwithcutedog More than 1 year ago
I've recently gotten curious about the world of beer and brewing because of my boyfriend (and because I LOVE road trips!) so he got Red, White and Brew and I decided to read it. It is fascinating book about the interesting people and fun stories behind the people who make our beer around the country. Each chapter is totally different and you don't have to be a beer-head (or even a guy!) to enjoy it! I am definitely going to buy a copy for my dad and brother and my grandma too! I HIGHLY recommend!