Michael Jackson's Malt Whisky Companion: A Connoisseur's Guide to the Malt Whiskies of Scotland

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Dorling Kindersley, 1994 - Whiskey - 272 pages
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This companion guide to malt whisky describes 330 single malts from 100 distilleries, everything from famous brands to rare special bottlings. Ilustrated with maps, labels, photographs, and lively commentary, there is also a section with suggestions on visiting Scottish distilleries.

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User Review  - Ray Kelly - Goodreads

Michael Jackson's Malt Whisky Companion is simply the definitive guide to Malt Whiskies. It is an essential guide for any whisky connoisseur or a nice reference for the beginner to Scotch. I read the ... Read full review

Review: Michael Jackson's Malt Whisky Companion

User Review  - Goodreader - Goodreads

A comprehensive and thorough guide to malt whisky. The chapters about the background to whisky - origins, flavours, regional variations etc. - are very helpful to someone new to whisky appreciation ... Read full review

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About the author (1994)

Author and journalist Michael Jackson was born in Yorkshire, England on March 27, 1942. He wrote numerous books about beer and whiskey and was considered an authority in the area. He suffered from Parkinson's disease and died on August 30, 2007.

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