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The connoisseur's guide to worldwide spirits, selecting and savoring whiskey, vodka, scotch, rum, tequila, and everything else

Author: Richard Carleton Hacker
Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2018]
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Learn how to drink, enjoy, and critique spirits like a professional.
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Hacker, Richard Carleton.
Connoisseur's guide to worldwide spirits, selecting and savoring whiskey, vodka, scotch, rum, tequila, and everything else.
New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2018]
(DLC) 2017046323
(OCoLC)1015258735
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Carleton Hacker
ISBN: 9781510707184 1510707182
OCLC Number: 1017757300
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Contents: Intro; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Chapter 1: How to Taste Spirits like a Pro; Chapter 2: Apéritifs: A Prelude to the Evening; Chapter 3: Vodkaâ#x80;#x94;Theyâ#x80;#x99;re Not All the Same; Chapter 4: Gin Is In; Chapter 5: Single Malt Scotchâ#x80;#x94;â#x80;#x9C;The Water of Lifeâ#x80;#x9D;; Chapter 6: Scotch: The Best of Blends; Chapter 7: Ah, Those Irish Ayes; Chapter 8: Japanese Whiskiesâ#x80;#x94;Donâ#x80;#x99;t Call Them â#x80;#x9C;Scotchâ#x80;#x9D;; Chapter 9: Other Single Malts; Chapter 10: The Transparencies of Grain Whisk(e)y; Chapter 11: Moonshineâ#x80;#x94;Americaâ#x80;#x99;s Original Craft Spirit; Chapter 12: Bourbonâ#x80;#x94;The Spirit of America. Chapter 13: Tennessee Whiskeyâ#x80;#x94;Itâ#x80;#x99;s Not a BourbonChapter 14: Rye Whiskey Rides Again; Chapter 15: Canadian Whisky; Chapter 16: Brandy and Cognacâ#x80;#x94;Alike, yet Different; Chapter 17: Rumâ#x80;#x94;No Longer Just for Pirates; Chapter 18: Tequila!; Chapter 19: Mezcalâ#x80;#x94;Beyond Tequila; Chapter 20: Not Just Any Port; Chapter 21: The Subtle Elegance of Armagnac; Chapter 22: Liqueursâ#x80;#x94;Not Liquors; Chapter 23: Grappaâ#x80;#x94;The Italian Digestif; Chapter 24: Absintheâ#x80;#x94;The Return of the Green Fairy; Chapter 25: CachaÃaâ#x80;#x94;Brazilâ#x80;#x99;s Liquid Samba; Chapter 26: Piscoâ#x80;#x94;An Acquired Taste. Chapter 27: Shochuâ#x80;#x94;The Secret of the OrientChapter 28: Baijiuâ#x80;#x94;Hidden Behind Chinaâ#x80;#x99;s Great Wall; Chapter 29: Better Bitters for Your Bar; Chapter 30: Cocktailsâ#x80;#x94;Straight Up or On the Rocks; Chapter 31: Stocking Your Bar; Chapter 32: Collectible Spiritsâ#x80;#x94;Past and Present; Spiritspeak: A Dictionary of Terms.
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Learn how to drink, enjoy, and critique spirits like a professional.

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