Starting with a short summary of the known early brewers from the 1820s to the 1860s.
Each of the following chapters are given to the main dominant breweries of the county eg Shipstones, Home, Nottingham, Kimberley, Mansfield, Nweark and Worksop breweries. Their histories are described both ownership and their brews - particularly illustrated by bottle labels!
Later chapters look at the former extensive home-brew pubs of Nottingham; other breweries in the county, and finally the 50 microbreweries that have been established.
A comprehensive attractive,interesting history of brewing in the county.