Whisky Magazine Issue 124
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What's new in the whisky book world
An enormous amount has been published about the popularity of ebooks and I must admit I was not a huge fan. However, we have recently acquired a new Ipad Air in the office and I downloaded the ebook version of Dave Broom's new revised Whisky Atlas. It really does add a new element to the enjoyment of the book and the quality of the images are superb. With the added features, it's really worth aquiring it at £14.99.
The World Atlas of Whisky
Bookclub offer: £22.50 plus P&P
Award-winning author, whisky expert and Whisky Magazine's Editor at large Dave Broom, explores over 200 distilleries and examines over 400 expressions. Detailed descriptions of the Scottish distilleries can be found here, while Ireland, Japan, the USA, Canada and the rest of the world are given exhaustive coverage. There are tasting notes on single malts from Aberfeldy to Tormore, Yoichi (and coverage of the best of the blends). Six especially created 'Flavour Camp Charts' group whiskies by style, which allow readers to identify new whiskies from around the world to try. This extrensively updated and extended edition features new material on burgeoning areas, including detailed coverage of many recently opened US craft distilleries, new distilleries in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, and discussion of the growing whisky scene in Latin America.
With over 200 beautiful colour photographs and 21 colour maps locating distilleries and whisky-related sites, this is...