Fermented Beverage Production

  • Andrew G. H. Lea
  • John R. Piggott

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. A. Paterson, J. S. Swanston, J. R. Piggott
    Pages 1-24
  3. D. R. Berry, J. C. Slaughter
    Pages 25-39
  4. Andrew G. H. Lea, Jean-François Drilleau
    Pages 59-87
  5. Andrew Ewart
    Pages 89-106
  6. Roger Boulton
    Pages 107-137
  7. Patricia Howe
    Pages 139-155
  8. H. P. Reader, M. Dominguez
    Pages 157-194
  9. R. Cantagrel, B. Galy
    Pages 195-212
  10. Alain Bertrand
    Pages 213-238
  11. J. R. Piggott, J. M. Conner
    Pages 239-262
  12. Rum
    Denis A. Nicol
    Pages 263-287
  13. R. I. Aylott
    Pages 289-308
  14. David W. Clutton
    Pages 309-334
  15. J. B. Faria, Eduardo Loyola, Mercedes G. López, Jean Pierre Dufour
    Pages 335-363
  16. G. J. Freeman, M. T. McKechnie
    Pages 365-392
  17. A. C. Noble, V. C. Cole
    Pages 393-412
  18. Back Matter
    Pages 413-423

About this book


Fermented Beverage Production, Second Edition is an essential resource for any company producing or selling fermented alcoholic beverages. In addition it would be of value to anyone who needs a contemporary introduction to the science and technology of alcoholic beverages. This authoritative volume provides an up-to-date, practical overview of fermented beverage production, focusing on concepts and processes pertinent to all fermented alcoholic beverages, as well as those specific to a variety of individual beverages. The second edition features three new chapters on sparkling wines, rums, and Latin American beverages such as tequila, as well as thorough updating of information on new technologies and current scientific references.


Filtration additives alcohols biochemistry cereals chemistry enzymes hygiene physiology processing

Editors and affiliations

  • Andrew G. H. Lea
    • 1
  • John R. Piggott
    • 2
  1. 1.Reading Scientific Services Ltd. Lord Zuckerman Research CentreThe UniversityWhiteknights, ReadingUK
  2. 2.Department of Bioscience & BiotechnologyUniversity of StrathclydeGlasgowUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-0-306-47706-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4615-0187-9
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