Whisky has been called "the world's finest spirit" and "Scotland's most generous gift to the world." Liberally spiced with quirky stories, quotations, and charming illustrations, this is a comprehensive guide packed with information on everything related to whisky. Charles MacLean provides answers to such questions as: "How has whisky changed over ...Read MoreWhisky has been called "the world's finest spirit" and "Scotland's most generous gift to the world." Liberally spiced with quirky stories, quotations, and charming illustrations, this is a comprehensive guide packed with information on everything related to whisky. Charles MacLean provides answers to such questions as: "How has whisky changed over the past 100 years and why? What gives it its beautiful amber color? How do simple ingredients--water, barley, yeast, and perhaps a little peat--come together to produce such a diversity of flavors? Why have some distilleries closed, while others have flourished? How should Scotch be best enjoyed? "Wide ranging in its scope, elegant, and informative, this is the perfect resource for anyone with an interest in good drink and good living.Read Less
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Fine. 1904435238 Maclean, Charles. MacLean's Miscellany of Whisky. Smith, Alexander McCall. London: Little Books by Big Names, 2004. 256pp. Indexed. 16mo. Hardcover. Book condition: Near fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very good. Slight rubbing to edges and a tiny closed tear to top edge, in the middle of the spine.
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