- The fascination of whiskey: history, traditions, taste, production, special features
- 60 portraits of the most popular, finest, most unusual whiskeys in the world
- Impressively illustrated with far more than 120 shots
Whiskey - appreciated, revered, popular, incomparable in taste. This compact handbook is both an illustrated book and a reference work, and offers a unique journey of discovery into the world of whiskey, which is equally interesting for connoisseurs and novices alike. An equally entertaining and informative introduction to history, tradition and manufacturing is followed by a large portrait section in which a variety of the world's best, most popular and unusual whiskeys are presented in words and pictures. Rounding out this band with recipes for whiskey cocktails, the "beginners" slowly introduce the unique taste of whiskey.