By Kate Hopkins

Kate Hopkins knew there needed to be extra to whiskey than utilizing it as a mixer. She had an unquenchable thirst to profit extra approximately "the drink" and set out on an formidable itinerary discovering its historical past. Combining finished examine with casual narrative, Hopkins entertains and educates the readers on whiskey's position within the historical past of the area. She visited historians and pub vendors, went to distilleries owned by means of organizations who promote millions of gallons according to day, and artisans who promote millions of gallons in line with 12 months, and interviewed the aficionados and the typical drinkers, simply because the most effective facets of whiskey isn't just its flavor, however the tales in regards to the drink which are informed round the bar. As an additional bonus, she discusses the tremendous artwork of distilling, the right kind how one can drink whiskey, and offers tasting notes on assorted manufacturers, all within the desire of studying the easiest shot of the liquor.

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