The Libations, Legends, and Lore of History's Oldest Drink
by Fred Minnick, Tobias Saul

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With fantastical narratives, home-brewing instructions, and original craft cocktail recipes, Mead is the ultimate exploration of the resurgent alcoholic beverage that is nearly as old as time itself.

Beloved by figures as diverse as Queen Elizabeth and Thor, the Vikings and the Greek gods, mead is one of history's...
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Published By Running Press Adult

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 272

Publication Date 06/12/2018

ISBN 9780762463589

Dimensions 6.38 inches x 8.25 inches

"Minnick sprinkles in his quirky sense of humor here and there - he muses at one point that King Erik Bloodaxe has to be the best Viking name ever - but for the most part he plays the part of researcher and story-teller, a considerable skill he has honed over the course of his notable career as a writer and author (seriously, you can't talk about bourbon literature without mentioning Minnick). ... Mead is for a wide audience, an audience that is ever growing. Once again, Minnick is there to help guide us."