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The Art of Distilling Whiskey and Other Spirits: An Enthusiast's Guide to the Artisan Distilling of Potent Potables

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The Art of Distillng Whiskey and Other Spirits is an encyclopedic guide to the thousand-year history and dynamic future of the distillation of whiskey, vodka, gin, rum, brandy, and more.  This carefully researched book will give the reader a comprehensive understanding and appreciation of just what is acutally in those bottles on the back bar.This book shows how the basic ingredients—water and grain—are transformed into a full range of superb, timeless liquors and even moonshine. Most other books on spirits chronicle the historical side of distilling or focus on the flavors of various vingages, but in this book, the actual craft of distilling is covered in depth. 

Readers will find a thorough examination of distilling techniques along with information on the varieties of stills and equipment used to create these exquisite libations. Whether you are an industry professional, a novice, or simply appreciate a fine dram, this is a must-have book for you. 

Synopsis:

The Art of Distillng Whiskey and Other Spirits is an encyclopedic guide to the thousand-year history and dynamic future of the distillation of whiskey, vodka, gin, rum, brandy, and more.

Synopsis:

The Art of Distillng Whiskey and Other Spirits is an encyclopedic guide to the thousand-year history and dynamic future of the distillation of whiskey, vodka, gin, rum, brandy, and more.  This carefully researched book will give the reader a comprehensive understanding and appreciation of just what is acutally in those bottles on the back bar.

  • Learn how both the world's finest spirits and moonshine are distilled, the science, passion, and equipment used to produce them, and who is making their mark among the new generation of craft distilleries.
  • Profiles of artisan distillers offer intimate perspectives on the craft whiskey world.

About the Author

Distiller, publisher, photographer, brewer, and raconteur, author Bill Owens is president of the American Distilling Institute. His website, www.distilling.com, is the most comprehensive source of industry and hobby information for the distilling enthusiast. Owens spent nearly two decades as the publisher of Beer and American Brewer magazines and he is the author of How to Build a Small Brewery.Distiller, publisher, photographer, brewer, and raconteur, author Bill Owens is president of the American Distilling Institute. His website, www.distilling.com, is the most comprehensive source of industry and hobby information for the distilling enthusiast. Owens spent nearly two decades as the publisher of Beer and American Brewer magazines and he is the author of How to Build a Small Brewery.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780785829072
Author:
Owens, Bill
Publisher:
Crestline
Author:
Dikty, Alan
Subject:
Bartending
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Wines of the World
Subject:
Distilling
Subject:
Whiskey
Subject:
�LIquor and alcohol
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Publication Date:
20120431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
10.25 x 8.25 in

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» Cooking and Food » Reference and Etiquette » General
» Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » General
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The Art of Distillng Whiskey and Other Spirits is an encyclopedic guide to the thousand-year history and dynamic future of the distillation of whiskey, vodka, gin, rum, brandy, and more.  This carefully researched book will give the reader a comprehensive understanding and appreciation of just what is acutally in those bottles on the back bar.

  • Learn how both the world's finest spirits and moonshine are distilled, the science, passion, and equipment used to produce them, and who is making their mark among the new generation of craft distilleries.
  • Profiles of artisan distillers offer intimate perspectives on the craft whiskey world.

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