Drink the Harvest

Drink the Harvest

Making and Preserving Juices, Wines, Meads, Teas, and Ciders

eBook - 2014
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"Preserving the harvest doesn't have to stop with jam and pickles. Many fruits, vegetables, and herbs can be made into delicious beverages to drink fresh or preserve for later -- a healthy and inexpensive alternative to store-bought drinks. Drink the Harvest shows you how to create juices, ciders, wines, meads, teas, and syrups to savor any time of year. From strawberry juice to pear cider, dandelion wine to spiced apple mead, citrus peel tea to kombucha, you'll love these delicious recipes. You'll even discover how to create your own backyard beverage garden and how to harvest ingredients for maximum flavor and quantity."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: North Adams, MA :, Storey Publishing,, 2014
ISBN: 9781603429139
Characteristics: 1 online resource (232 pages)
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Additional Contributors: Guest, DeNeice C. - Author


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Sep 26, 2015

This book has wide range of beverages from juices, various types of alcoholic drinks (such as wine and meads), as well as syrups and teas. The book starts with 3 chapters going over the basic pre-production steps (starting with what you have, growing a garden, and harvest & preparation). The book spends a lot of time on alcoholic beverages compared to other types of drinks. (Juice recipes get 24 pages, teas get a very brief overview and then 3 recipes total, syrups get 12 pages of recipes, but alcoholic beverages get 36 pages of recipes). This wasn't quite what I was hoping for, but it's a good book and may be what you're interested in. The book has detailed instructions on how to ferment drinks, as well as skills such as using a fruit press or extracting juices (the juices are extracted from the fruits and vegetables and not put the food into a blender or juicer).

WCLSSumasLibrary Aug 31, 2015

Good book. Lots of interesting recipes along with a useful tips and tricks throughout the book. Nice pictures, and well-organized. Pick it up if you're interesting in making your harvest last longer!


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