Whiskies (Collins Gem)

Whiskies (Collins Gem)

by Dominic Roskrow
     
 

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There are few spirits that command such dedication, interest and affection as whisky. The purpose of this book is to provide a pathway through the whisky maze, to demystify it and to provide a platform from which a lifetime’s hobby can be launched.Whisky expert Dominic Roskrow explores all aspects of this popular drink, delving into its history, dispelling the…  See more details below

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There are few spirits that command such dedication, interest and affection as whisky. The purpose of this book is to provide a pathway through the whisky maze, to demystify it and to provide a platform from which a lifetime’s hobby can be launched.Whisky expert Dominic Roskrow explores all aspects of this popular drink, delving into its history, dispelling the myths surrounding it and highlighting individualities of the many varieties that exist.Includes:• Origins and history of whisky• How whiskies are made today• Guide to Scottish distilleries• Single malt whiskies• How to drink and appreciate whisky• Sections on whiskies of the world, including Irish whiskey and bourbon• Debunking myths• Types of whisky• Buying whisky

Dominic Roskrow is consultant editor of Whisky Magazine, and sales development director of The Whisky Shop. He runs whisky tastings across Britain for connoisseurs, beginners and corporate audiences.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780007372461
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
04/15/2010
Series:
Collins Gem
Sold by:
HarperCollins Publishers
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
192
File size:
200 KB

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Dominic Roskrow is consultant editor of Whisky Magazine, and sales development director of The Whisky Shop. He runs whisky tastings across Britain for connoisseurs, beginners and corporate audiences.

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