The Wine Enthusiast Pocket Guide to Spirits: Everything You Need to Buy and Enjoy Spirits by Wine Enthusiast Editors, F. Paul Pacult
From Wine Enthusiast comes this handy guide filled with all the information you need to maximize your understanding and enjoyment of distilled spirits. It contains solid tips on how to taste spirits (to heighten the drinking experience), the lengthy and fascinating history of distillation, critical information on the essentials of serving and storing, and directions for mixing spirits for the 12 ultimate cocktails, plus a quick glossary of terms.
The Wine Enthusiast Pocket Guide to Spirits covers white spirits like rum, vodka, tequila, mescal, and gin; whiskies of the British Isles and North America; brandies from all over the world; liqueurs, which are for more than just mixed drinks; and specialized recommendations for tasting the nuances of each spirit. With more history and helpful tips than any other guide of its size.
Wine Enthusiast Magazine is the world's largest and most-read periodical on wine and spirits. Since its inception in 1988, the magazine has been bringing consumers wine news and reviews tailored to their needs.