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L Brief Description: Octopus Publishing Group; UK ed. Edwardor Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations. I also use it to look up terms or gastrlnomy that are new to me. Probably not the first book a new cook should acquire, but as you begin to ramp up your game, it should find a place in your library.

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If you are into home brewing, then you should get this book to read over those sections. Thanks to Erin and Andrew for this wonderful browsing companion. I find it impossible to read an entry without finding a term or reference that I don’t know and need to look up elsewhere in the book. Octopus Publishing Group 15 September Language: Nov 07, Tom Grammer rated it it was amazing.

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A reminder that as a child and gastronkmy high school my knowledge of the world was greatly dependent on the World Book Encyclopedia and Classic Comics, the precursors to our ability to search for every topic on earth thru the internet.

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