A fully updated and revised edition of the witty, focused and practical guide to some of the world's finest whiskies.
Ian Buxton is a former Marketing Director of Glenmorangie and has worked in the industry for more than 20 years. He was elected a Keeper of the Quaich in 1991, and is a member of the tasting panel for the World Whisky Awards and a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Distillers. He lives in Perthshire on the site of a former distillery.
There are not many people on this planet (if any) who know more about whisky. The book is a terrific reference...the selections are both thorough and quirky. - Australian Gourmet PagesWhiskey expert Ian Buxton does away with connoisseur pomp to deliver this smartly designed little guide to the best brown stuff around. - Time Out (New York)It's a tough job but someone had to do it...will make the perfect stocking filler for anyone who enjoys a good read or a good whiskey. - Daily RecordConcise and comic...you don't need to be a whiskey aficionado for this to warm your cockles. - Scottish FieldNicely packaged and produced...written with irreverence and humour. - The Big IssueRather like a drop or two of water in a dram of single malt, Ian Buxton's lively guide opens the subject of whisky up and lets it breathe...entertaining, enlightening, opinionated and irreverent. - The SkinnyBuxton's selection introduced me to some unexpected delights. Taste them all and you'll live forever! - Charles MacLean, Master of the QuaichI just couldn't put it down...one of the best whisky books in recent years. - Ingvar Ronde, Editor The Malt Whisky Yearbook