Irish Whiskey; Gary Quinn (Collins Little Books)
The perfect stocking filler for lovers of Irish Whiskey.
This is an excellent introduction to the world of Irish whiskey, with descriptions of more than 100 whiskeys from the whole island of Ireland. Photographs of key locations and products makes this a very attractive gift. A handy 8-page map of all distilleries featured is included.
Contains an introduction to Irish whiskey - taste, tradition and identity. Covers the differences between Single Pot Still, Single Malt and Grain - flavour profiles, consistency and colour.
Describes current working distilleries and their brands and the story of each major brand and what's to come. Also features many independent brands.
A helpful index is found at the back of the book.