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Canadian Whisky: The Portable Expert

Authors: de Kergommeaux, Davin
Publisher: McClelland & Stewart
BISAC/Subject: CKB088000, CKB100000, CKB091000
ISBN: 9780771027451, Related ISBNs: 0771027435, 0771027443, 0771027451, 9780771027437, 9780771027444
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 288,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Davin de Kergommeaux takes readers on a journey through the first systematic presentation of Canadian whisky: how it's made, who makes it, why it tastes the way it does, its history, and the rich, centuries-old folklore surrounding it.
 
Join whisky authority Davin de Kergommeaux on a pan-Canadian journey from British Columbia to Nova Scotia, celebrating the diversity of Canada's unique spirit. With his conversational and accessible tutelage, de Kergommeaux offers readers a carefully researched, reliable, and authoritative guide to Canadian whisky that is, quite simply, not available anywhere else. Not only a book describing the history and culture of the spirit, Canadian Whisky: The Portable Expert is also an informed exploration of taste. For the first time, whisky consumers -- experts and novices alike -- can approach Canadian whisky with a connoisseur's appreciation of its rich subtleties.
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