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5 Things You Didn’t Know About…Beer

Aug 03, 2018 | 5 Things...

The first Friday in August is International Beer Day–perhaps because a hot summer Friday seems like the¬†perfect time to enjoy a frosty glass of beer. As you and your friends celebrate over Happy Hour, impress them with this beer trivia, and check out a few of the library’s books about brewing, enjoying, and learning about beer (please read responsibly).

If you’re thirsty for more about beer, try one of these titles from our nonfiction collection:

The Audacity of Hops: The History of America’s Craft Beer Revolution, by Tom Acitelli

Barrel-Aged Stout and Selling Out: Goose Island, Annheuser-Busch, and How Craft Beer Became Big Business, by Josh Noel

Beer Lover’s New York by Sarah Annese

The Comic Story of Beer: The World’s Favorite Beverage from 7,000 B.C. to Today’s Craft-Brewing Revolution, by Jonathan Hennessey

Home Brew Recipe Bible: An Incredibly Array of 101 Craft Beer Recipes from Classic Styles to Experimental Wilds, by Chris Colby