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Simon Difford's classic book on alcohol products and culture, packed with product information on over a thousand spirits and liqueurs. A must for drinks enthusiasts and an essential reference work for bartenders.
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Another hugely impressive tome from Simon Difford. This Diffords Guide contains not only a selection of cocktails, but also over 120 international bar reviews, as well as Difford's own selection of London's top 100 watering holes.
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Andrew Jefford
Andrew Jefford's seminal tome on Islay and its whiskies, Peat Smoke and Spirit contains detailed profiles of each distillery as well as powerful evocations of the landscape and people on this uniquely wonderful island.
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Iain Banks
Iain Banks's bestselling book detailing his journeys around Scotland in search of a 'perfect dram'. Equal parts love story for the 'great wee roads' of the country and for its spirit, it's a must read for any whisky lover.
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Charles Maclean
Charles Maclean's 'Scotch Whisky' is erudite, informative and entertaining - just like the man himself! Essential reading for new initiates to the wonders of whisky, and a great reference work for aficionados.
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Jim Murray
Treasure the wit and wisdom of Millwall supporter and whisky fan(atic) Jim Murray, perhaps the closest the Whisky World has to Robert Parker (obviously we mean scores, not girth, Jim).
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Jim Murray
The 2008 edition of Jim Murray's famous book, this time with more than 925 new and updated entries.
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Gavin Smith
A splendid reference work from the ever-excellent Gavin D. Smith, the A-Z of Whisky is not only useful as a quick fact-checker, but is also packed with interesting explanations and clarifications of the minutiae (and indeed the lingo) associated with the world of whisky. Crucially, it's also subtly funny, elevating it well above a dry list of who's and whats.
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Michael Moss
Scotch Whisky is one of many books in the Chambers mini guides series. It gives an overview of whisky manufacture with some descriptions of just under 50 different single malts.
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Charles Maclean
Charles MacLean's love letter to the world of whisky, full of stories explaining the mystery and wonder behind the spirit. A brilliant introduction to the world of Scotch whisky.
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Jim Murray
Jim Murray's 2010 Bible has over 1000 new entries, which works out as an average of around three every single day. But he does all the work for the Bible in a liver-cringing three or four months. For that alone he deserves a medal.






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Malcolm Greenwood
Malcolm Greenwood's original 1995 book detailing his journey around the globe as a whisky export salesman.
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Chambers
The 1990 publication of Chambers' Scottish Drink Book gives an illustrated history of the Scottish drinks industry, with contribtuions from Jan Fairley, Jack Gillon, Charles McMaster and Michael Moss.
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Ingvar Ronde
An absolute must for aficionados of the uisge, this is the third of these yearbooks. Bang up to date, with brilliant distillery profiles (and not just Scottish ones either), interviews and fascinating articles - just a great read for anyone interested in whisky.
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Ingvar Ronde
The latest edition of this great, great book. Ingvar Ronde's Malt Whisky Yearbook is utterly essential reading for devoted drammers.
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Ingvar Ronde
The 2010 edition of Ingvar Ronde's essential whisky companion is the fifth in the series, begging the question - how did we do without it before? New features this year include interviews with distillery managers and a series of in-depth articles on the distillation process.



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Ingvar Ronde
Ingvar's Ronde's 2011 Malt Whisky Yearbook, packed as ever with up-to-date distillery profiles and fascinating articles from the likes Ian Buxton and Charles Maclean. This book just seems to get better every year. An essential reference work and a damn good read, as always.
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Ian Buxton
A collection of writings on whisky and beer published to honour the memory of Michael Jackson. With contributions from the most respected experts in both fields and all profits going to the Parkinson's Disease Society, there's just no excuse not to buy it.
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Jim Murray
Musings on Millwall and Mortlach from Mr Murray this year, with more than 1000 new entries, taking the total to over 4500 tasting notes. Whisky of the Year is Ballantine's 17yo, a cracking blend that Jim's been championing for some years now. As ever the scores will continue to provoke debate, but this remains an essential purchase for legions of malt fans.
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Jim Murray
The 2012 update to Jim Murray's yearly Whisky Bible, complete with his top whiskies of the year. The winner this year was Old Pulteney 21 year old, a fine whisky that it's good to see get a kick up the charts. As ever, this year's edition is bursting with over 1200 new whiskies tasted and will provoke much debate amongst whisky aficionados.
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