Pete Brown


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in Barnsley, The United Kingdom
November 28, 1968

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Pete Brown is an English writer who has written extensively on the subject of beer and drinking cultures around the world. He has written three books; Man Walks Into a Pub, Three Sheets to the Wind, and Hops and Glory. Brown was born in Barnsley, South Yorkshire and now lives in London.

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If you really want to know why IPA was supposedly so strong and hoppy, look not to the breweries, but to India...

Today is apparently International Let's Argue About The Mythology Of IPA Day.

One of the main points of contention about this much-mythologised style is whether or not it really was strong and hoppy, and if it was, why it was. 

Wherever I've seen this point argued, it's been exclusiv... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.88 · 1,450 ratings · 218 reviews · 11 distinct worksSimilar authors
Man Walks into a Pub: A Soc...

3.98 avg rating — 363 ratings — published 2003 — 5 editions
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Hops and Glory: One Man's S...

3.83 avg rating — 295 ratings — published 2009 — 4 editions
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Three Sheets to the Wind: O...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 253 ratings — published 2006 — 6 editions
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Shakespeare's Pub: A Barsto...

3.71 avg rating — 342 ratings — published 2012 — 12 editions
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The Apple Orchard: The Stor...

3.84 avg rating — 57 ratings4 editions
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Miracle Brew: Hops, Barley,...

4.09 avg rating — 57 ratings7 editions
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World's Best Ciders: Taste,...

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The Pub: A Cultural Institu...

4.05 avg rating — 21 ratings3 editions
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The Story of Craft Beer

3.33 avg rating — 24 ratings
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The Guide to Welsh Perry an...

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“In ancient Babylon King Hammurabi (the same bloke who decided barmaids could be drowned for serving short measures) decreed that the introduction of political debate into beer shops was an offence punishable by – you guessed it – death.”
Pete Brown, Man Walks into a Pub: A Sociable History of Beer

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