American Whiskey, Bourbon & Rye: A Guide to the Nation's Favorite Spirit (New edition)

American Whiskey, Bourbon & Rye: A Guide to the Nation's Favorite Spirit (New edition)

By: Clay Risen (author)Hardback

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The bible of American whiskeys, bourbons, and ryes has been updated! Arranged alphabetically by distillery and then brand, this expanded and revised edition offers histories, ratings, and tasting notes for over 300 whiskeys - with more than 100 entirely new entries. Each section includes the contact information of the featured maker, along with its various products. In addition to finding out how to get the best value for your money, you'll learn how to read a label, how to buy whiskey, which whiskey to give as a gift, and a full account of each bottling, including: age, proof, nose, colour, body, palate, and price. Discerning drinkers will savour their newfound knowledge!

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About Author

Clay Risen is an editor at the New York Times, where he has written extensively on whiskey, rum, and other spirits. He has also written for The Atlantic, Smithsonian, and the Washington Post. He is the author of A Nation on Fire: America in the Wake of the King Assassination (Wiley, 2009) and The Bill of the Century: The Epic Battle for the Civil Rights Act (Bloomsbury, 2014).

Product Details

  • publication date: 03/12/2015
  • ISBN13: 9781454916888
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 400
  • ID: 9781454916888
  • weight: 894
  • ISBN10: 1454916885
  • edition: New edition

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