About this title: "A hip, accessible guide to drinking in the new century. The 251-page book includes an abridged history of drinks and a timeline for the future...lists the best Web sites to buy and learn about wine, dissects perplexing labels, defines and explains how the major spirits are made, lists several cocktail recipes...and goes into the history of various beer styles."" --Market Watch.
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