An ex-Green Beret, Leon came to Alaska in 1973. Assigned to the U.S. Army Northern Warfare Training Center at Ft. Greely where he met his wife Scottie. The crew now includes a son, Leon Jr. studying for a degree in Computer Science and an incorrigible little green bird named Jessie who "punctuated" almost every page of the draft book.
The aim of this book is to explain how to make all types of alcoholic beverages in an easy to understand and entertaining manner. It stresses the arts, not the science, steers you toward using wholesome natural ingredients, rather than chemicals and shows you how to make, rather than buy most of your equipment. It has an Alaskan Bush flavor by virtue of many of its tales and recipes, but the "how-to" information is universal and applies anywhere in the world.
I've made beer, wine, cider, and mead before. If the section in this book on distilling is as far off base as the sections on beer, wine, cider and mead are off base, then it's an... Read morePublished 12 days ago by Robert Del Favero
Really cool book, fun to read and very informative for the size of it.Published 24 days ago by naomi jones
Best Book ive found on alcohol making. It Covers EVERYTHING!!! GET IT!Published 1 month ago by Thomas
I would not recommend this book to anyone, very poorly written does not contain very much usable information. The seller was great, shipped on time and received in top condition.Published 1 month ago by Keith Branter
This book focuses on the processes of making beer, wine or moonshine. It does give the reader a very good insight as to what equipment is needed to make your stuff, but you will... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Rick
the book liked what I was needing, as I read it was left with more questions than answers. If I was looking cute little story's it would have fit the billPublished 1 month ago by dog catcher
This is not only a fun and entertaining book to read, it is loaded with factual information. Mr. Kania takes his subject, but not himself, very seriously as he writes a very... Read morePublished 2 months ago by D. Chavez
great book. mine is dog eared and many people have used it. alot of practical information and short example storiesPublished 2 months ago by adam a lewis