The Art of Fermentation

The Art of Fermentation: New York Times Bestseller

Food & Drink, Cookery By Ingredient, Home & Garden , Gardening , Allotments , Gardening Techniques , Non-Fiction
Hardback Published on: 17/06/2013
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'...The high priest of fermentation theory' the Guardian

'Sandor Katz's teachings and writings on fermentation have changed lives around the world.' Dan Saladino, The Food Programme BBC

The bible for the D.I.Y set: detailed instructions for how to make your own sauerkraut, beer, yogurt and pretty much everything involving microorganisms. The New York Times

International New York Times bestseller, translated into 10 languages and over a quarter of a million copies sold worldwide

New York Times bestseller The Art of Fermentation is the only fermentation guide you'll ever need! In this book, fermentation revivalist Katz contextualises fermentation in terms of biological and cultural evolution, gut health, immunity, nutrition and even economics. Here, you will find the A to Z of everything you need to know about fermentation. From the novice fermentationist to the experienced practitioner, this book has something in it for everyone.

With beautiful illustrations and extended references you will find details on making:

fermenting vegetablessugars into alcohol (meads, wines, and ciders)sour tonic beveragesMilkGrains and starchy tubers beers (and other grain-based alcoholic beverages) beans; seeds; nuts fish; meat; and eggs growing mold culturesKimchi, krautkombucha, kefir Sandor Katz's award-winning writing and in-depth knowledge as a fermentation revivalist guarantees that this book will remain a classic in food writing and the first guide of its kind. Perfect for cooks, food lovers, fermentation enthusiasts, farmers and foragers alike!

  • Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing Co
  • ISBN: 9781603582865
  • Number of pages: 528
  • Weight: 1270g
  • Dimensions: 235 x 178 x 39 mm

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The Art of Fermentation
Thought provoking cookbook
This is a great book, makes you think and experiment with an area of cooking that is less well known than others. It is a little weak on some areas of ferm... READ MORE