Le Snob Guide to Whiskey


Whisky has been credited with medicinal properties and, while that claim is regularly disputed, its benefit as personal central heating has been enjoyed for centuries. Do you have a taste for perfection? If so, Le Snob: Whisky is for you. Evocative and richly appointed with littleknown facts, this book is about savouring the world's most sophisticated spirit to the full. It celebrates the fine distinctions between name, place, tradition and taste that elevate whisky appreciation to an art in itself. With the cachet knowledge every expert must possess, plus authentic insights into the lives and skills of distillery artisans, Le Snob: Whisky offers impeccable advice on all aspects of this venerable spirit, from pronunciation to professional tasting techniques. The book also features an authoritative directory of rare and prestige whiskies to help you explore the very finest international styles in greater depth. Witty, assured and informative, this book is the perfect fuel for your passion for craft whiskies in all their satisfying variety.

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ISBN:

9781742701721

Format:

Hardback

Dimensions:

17cm x 11cm

RRP:

$16.99

Category:

Pop Culture

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books - Hardie Grant UK

Published:

01 November 2011

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

John Lamond