Whisky Tales

Whisky Tales

by Charles MacLean
     
 

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For centuries, whisky has tickled the palettes of the famous and the infamous alike, the good as well as the downright sinful. In this study, Charles MacLean pours a lifetime's passion and knowledge of Scotch whisky into an extraordinary array of anecdotes about this popular drink and those who have loved it. From ghost stories, tales of illicit smuggling

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For centuries, whisky has tickled the palettes of the famous and the infamous alike, the good as well as the downright sinful. In this study, Charles MacLean pours a lifetime's passion and knowledge of Scotch whisky into an extraordinary array of anecdotes about this popular drink and those who have loved it. From ghost stories, tales of illicit smuggling operations, and feuding between the Scottish whisky families to poems and celebrations of the world's finest spirit, this is an engaging collection of literary works all dedicated to Scotland's most generous gift to the world.

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"Perfect for reading by the fire with a glass of Scotch."  —Imbibe

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781904435631
Publisher:
Little Books, Limited
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.50(h) x 1.18(d)

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Charles MacLean is the author of MacLean's Miscellany of Whisky; Malt Whisky, winner of the Glenfiddich Award; and Scotch Whisky, which was short-listed for the Andre Simon Drinks Book of the Year.

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