• Spirit of Place: Scotland's Great Whisky Distilleries

    This wide-ranging and evocative photographic portrait of Scotland's distilleries, from Talisker to Lagavulin, from Laphroaig to Dalwhinnie, from the Isle of Arran to Glenkinchie, describes the "cultural terroir" of the country's fifty greatest distilleries–the ingredients, practices, and traditions that result in an exquisite range of single-malt whiskies. Over 250 specially commissioned photographs capture the texture of the surrounding landscapes through the changing seasons, vividly portray the craftsmen who work there, and detail the fabric of the buildings themselves.A unique addition to the literature on Scotch whisky, with text by the world's greatest whisky expert, Spirit of Place is the perfect gift for anyone planning to tour Scotland's distilleries, a souvenir for anyone who has visited them, and simply the perfect companion to a dram at home.

    • Brand: Chicago Review Pr
    • ASIN: 1613731833

  • Whiskypedia: A Compendium of Scotch Whisky

    An authority on Scotch whiskyAn ideal addition to a collection of whisky books for beginners or whisky distilling booksFantastic gift for any whisky loversHave you ever wondered why Scotch whisky tastes the way it does? Have you ever questioned the history of whisky and how its flavor notes have changed over the years? If so, then this book is for you! The flavor of Scotch whisky is influenced by a combination of history, craft, science, and tradition. Whether it is single malt Scotch whisky, dalmore whisky, or peat whisky, you will learn something about it in this book. This book on scotch is also a compendium of curiosities! Learn about bottles of scotch, including orbit bottle labels, whiskey green labels, and more. Whiskypedia also outlines information about individual distilleries. Each one provides their whiskies with unique characteristics. They are grounded in the craft and custom of the distillery and its district, but the real key influences on the flavor are how the spirit is matured, the distilling equipment itself, and how the distilling equipment is operated. This guide explores all of those influences and more. Whiskypedia is the first comprehensive source of the flavor and character of every malt whisky in Scotland. Written by Charles MacLean, “a world authori...

    • Brand: Skyhorse
    • ASIN: 1510702881

  • The Whisky Distilleries of the United Kingdom

    This book is offered for the first time in an ebook format.In 1885, Alfred Barnard was charged with the task of visiting and reporting on every active Whisky distillery throughout Scotland, Ireland and England. It took him two exhaustive years. In this book you will see the distilleries through his eyes. His detailed descriptions of every step in the distilling process is work that remains unparalleled to this day. But that's only part of the story. As he and his companions traveled the countryside, he fell in love with Scotland and all its grandeur as well as the lush landscapes of Ireland. As you read through this book - presented as an ebook for the very first time - you'll fall in love, as well. Part technical document and part travelogue, you're almost getting two books in one intertwined volume. Presented in plain, readable and fully searchable text, the words and images stand up on their own merit and will transport you to a Victorian adventure that was, is and always will be one of a kind.This edition does not contain some of the additional writings of Alfred Barnard and advertising images that are found in recent print editions, just the text of his original book. There are two additional chapters from later writings that give added detail for the Glenglassaugh and Glenf...

    • ASIN: B00E5ME69K

  • World Whiskey: A Nation-by-Nation Guide to the Best Distillery Secrets

    World Whiskey is your nation-by-nation whiskey bible to more than 700 varieties and top award-winners from around the world.Featuring an up-to-date photograph for each type to aid in recognition, this comprehensive reference guides you through every important distilling nation—from Dewar's and Macallan in Scotland to Jack Daniel's and Maker's Mark in the United States to Amrut and Lammerlaw in Asia and Australasia. Its nation-by-nation A to Z format makes it accessible for confirmed whiskey lovers and new converts alike.Tasting notes and information on the factors that contribute to each variety's unique flavor help you explore and enjoy this distinctive spirit. Learn about every aspect of whiskey production, gain insight into the operation and secrets of featured distilleries, use whiskey tour maps to plan trips around major whiskey-producing regions, and much more.With this completely up-to-date edition of World Whiskey, you are sure to find a satisfying dram wherever you are.

    • Brand: DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley
    • ASIN: 1465453598

  • Michael Jackson's Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch: A Connoisseur s Guide to the Single Malt Whiskies of Scotland

    The world's best-selling book on malt whisky, now updated to include all the latest significant bottlings.This seventh edition of Michael Jackson's Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch continues to provide whisky enthusiasts with all the information, advice, and guidance they need to improve their knowledge and appreciation of single malt whisky.Fully updated with all the latest significant bottlings, Michael Jackson's Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch includes an unrivaled A– Z of single malts with background information on the distilleries and tasting notes for more than 1,000 bottlings. It even provides each whisky with an overall score. Michael Jackson, regarded as the world's foremost authority on whisky until his death in 2007, originally authored this title. His legacy lives on in the 2015 edition edited by world-leading whisky consultants Dominic Roskrow and Gavin D. Smith.By giving practical advice on buying and collecting malts and interpreting whisky labels, and providing hundreds of color images, Michael Jackson's Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch can turn any whisky novice into an informed veteran.

    • Brand: DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley
    • ASIN: 1465437983
    • Part No: illustrations

  • Whiskey: The Definitive World Guide

    Discover the secrets of whiskey's aromas and flavors, the stories behind great distilleries, and expert tasting notes in this updated edition originated by one of the most highly respected commentators in the whiskey world, Michael Jackson.From grain to glass, Whiskey tells you everything and anything you'll ever want to know about whiskey, from storing and serving whiskey, to whiskey cocktails, to pairing whiskey with food.In addition to a refreshed design, this updated edition includes the recent names in whiskey today, a new section devoted to American craft distilleries, and the addition of new distilleries from across Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia.This beautiful coffee table book makes a high-quality gift or self purchase.

    • Brand: Brand: DK ADULT
    • ASIN: 0789497107
    • UPC: 635517097108
    • Part No: 9780789497109

  • Whisky Classified: Choosing Single Malts by Flavour

    This book on single malt whisky makes an excellent guide for all whisky drinkers, from the novice to the connoisseur. Single malt whisky is the fastest expanding sector of the booming whisky market. Over half of Scotland’s whisky distilleries are open to visitors and visitor numbers reached record numbers of over 1.7 million in 2016. Whisky Classified has revolutionized our appreciation of single malt whisky. David Wishart cuts through the confusing jargon often used to describe single malts and replaces it with an objective and easily applied guide to taste using his easy to understand system of flavor profiles. He identifies 12 dimensions to the aroma and taste of a single malt whisky: body, sweetness, smoky, medicinal, tobacco, honey, spicy, winey, nutty, malty, fruity, floral. This fully revised and updated edition includes all new UK and Irish producers of single malt whisky. The author has also updated the taste profiles for each selected malt to ensure that this book remains the definitive guide to tasting malt whisky. Each entry includes a short description of the distillery, information for visitors, the author's own tasting notes and his flavor profiles according to this innovative classification. The history of whisky-making and production methods are...

    • ASIN: 1911595733
    • Part No: 52640697

  • The New Single Malt Whiskey: More Than 325 Bottles, From 197 Distilleries, in More Than 25 Countries

    The most definitive guide to the new revolution in single malt whiskey across the globe, complete with cocktail recipes, bottle reviews, tasting notes, distiller interviews, and contributions from award winning experts!The Most Dynamic Chapter in the History of Whiskey is Being Written Now! THE NEW SINGLE MALT is the only book on the market devoted solely to new world Single Malt Whiskeys and old world cutting edge Single Malt Scotches. This distinguished guide to the most discerning of beverages is a worthy collection of whiskeys from around the globe, classic and creative cocktail recipes, and full-color photographs throughout. Never before has a book taken such an in-depth look at the old and new world malts from near and far. THE NEW SINGLE MALT WHISKEY is the most up-to-date and definitive guide to the current revolution happening in single malt whiskey.

    • ASIN: 1604336471
    • Part No: 9781604336474

  • Canadian Whisky, Second Edition: The New Portable Expert

    Savour the bold notes and rich varieties of Canadian whisky with this fully revised, updated,  and indispensable guide.This fully updated and revised edition of the award-winning Canadian Whisky invites you on a journey across Canada and back through time to discover the story of this unique spirit. Independent whisky expert Davin de Kergommeaux weaves a compelling narrative, beginning with the substance of Canadian whisky—grains, water, and wood—and details the process of how it’s made and how to taste it. He traces the fascinating history of the country’s major distilleries and key visionaries, and introduces the present-day players—big and small—who are shaping the industry through both tradition and innovation.     Newly designed, and now including a map of Canada’s whisky distilleries, over 100 up-to-date tasting notes, and a handy tasting checklist, Canadian Whisky reflects the latest research on flavour development and the science of taste. At once authoritative and captivating, this is a must-have resource for beginners, enthusiasts, and aficionados alike.

    • ASIN: 014753075X

  • Whisky Burn: Distilleries of Scotland by Vespa - the Highlands and Islands

    A unique travelogue/guide book to the distilleries of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. Ben Birdsall takes us along on his 1,600 km, 3-week burn on his trusty 1979 Vespa 50, visiting c. 40 Scotch distilleries along the way from Glasgow to Arran, Campbeltown to Islay, Mull to Skye, the Eastern Highlands to Speyside, the Western Highlands to Orkney. Talking to distillery managers, tour guides, production staff and fellow whisky enthusiasts, Birdsall explores the myths and mysteries of the whisky world, taking samples away for tasting back at the camp site. Illustrated with twelve oil paintings completed on the journey, dozens of sketches and over 300 photographic illustrations, this unusual and fascinating distillery guide presents the reader with a rare combination of informative distillery guide and quirky travel narrative.

    • ASIN: 9462285977

  • Canvas Print Bowmore Alcohol Scotch Drink Distillery Whisky Stretched Canvas 10 x 14

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  • The Great Drams of Scotland : A Conversational Meander Through the Rich History of Scotch Whisky and the Brands that Have Brought it to Life

      A wonderful gift for whisky enthusiasts, Dillon weaves together anecdotes and historical accounts from more than 40 different distilleries. Each chapter guides the reader through legendary tales that date back as far as the 15th century, and reveals 19 brands that have contributed to the world-renowned success of Scotch whisky.

  • The Story of Scotch Whisky (Hardcover)

      Whether you're new to Scotch or a connoisseur, this beautiful volume, with stunning photographs, maps, and illustrations, will enhance your enjoyment. It goes on an incredible journey around Scotland and back in time exploring the history of whisky distillation, the famous men who poured their passion into their special malts, the main whisky regions, and the greatest names in the production of Scotch.

  • Appreciating Whisky : The Connoisseur's Guide to Nosing, Tasting and Enjoying Scotch

      Learn how to appreciate whisky like a connoisseur. Learn how distillation, chemistry and aging contribute to the final product. With science as the grounding, educating the palate via taste and smell provides further enjoyment. A Master Whisky course primer.

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  • The Scotchepreneurs' Wacky Guide to Whiskey, a Scotch Guide for the Elite Scotch Assembly - eBook

      Drink, and drink up well my fair lady and gentlemen friends of multi-diverse origins! Do not be fooled by the stupor; however, for fine scotch is a delicate and complex matter whose depths, best be left to the professionals. By this I define and refer to the scotch elite assembly. A group interested in knowing their drink, and defined by knowledge, while set apart by respectable attitudes, and distinguished manners.Welcome, please have a seat.What will you be drinking tonight, Sir/Madam?Here are the contents:Introduction10 Years 12 Years: Is Scotch Getting Younger?The 12 Year Rule and the Single MaltA Manly Scotchepreneur DrinkAn Ageless SecretBourbon Building BlocksThe Art of Drinking WhiskyGlobal WhiskeysConclusionI hope you enjoy, my fair and distinguished lady and gentlemen friends.