The Story of Scotch Whisky
By (author) Tom Bruce-Gardyne
This beautifully produced paean, The Story of Scotch Whisky, goes on an incredible journey. Written by a Scotsman who considers it a blessing to grow up with Scotch whisky, you will learn about the history of whisky distillation, the famous men whose passion can be found in their special malts, and take tours of the main whisky regions, including the Western Isles, Speyside, Highlands, Lowlands, and Campbeltown, visiting some of the greatest names in the production of Scotch, The Glenlivet, Ardbeg, Glenmorangie, Balvenie, and Talisker-other brands (more than 100 of them) are available.Written with a passion and love for the subject The Story of Scotch Whisky is complemented by stunning photographs, maps and artworks – a glorious unique insight into Scotch whisky, one of the world’s most loved drinks.
Tom Bruce-Gardyne, a Scotsman from Edinburgh, is a journalist and author who has enjoyed a love affair with his native city and Scotch whisky. He is a regular columnist for the Herald & Times newspaper group in Edinburgh and his books include The Scotch Whisky Book and The Deuchars Guide to Edinburgh Pubs. He has also written Souvenir Guides on Scotch Whisky and The Royal Mile.