Nicholas Faith’s Guide to Cognac is a directory supplement to his best-selling book Cognac: The story of the world’s greatest brandy, winner of the Veuve Clicquot award in the US and the Deinhard/Wine Magazine award in the UK. The second edition won the prestigious André Simon prize. The new edition, fully updated for 2015, contains contact details for more than 100 cognac producers along with tasting notes on the cognacs they make. The directory is backed up with an insightful introduction to the creation of the world’s greatest brandy, including details on cultivation, distillation and blending. To finish there is a selection of tempting cocktail recipes for those who’d like to try a different way of enjoying their favourite spirit.
|Publisher:||Infinite Ideas Ltd|
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About the Author
Nicholas Faith is renowned for the books and hundreds of articles he has written on wines and spirits over the past 30 years. His first book, The Winemasters, won the André Simon award. He also edited the prestigious magazine L’Amateur de Bordeaux. Founder of the International Spirits Challenge, the world’s leading alcoholic spirits competition, Nicholas Faith became in September 2010 the first recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award given by the Bureau National Interprofessional de Cognac.