Author(s): Carlo Devito
Embark on a unique whisky, bourbon, and rye odyssey with Jiggers and Drams: Whisky Journal! This handy reference guide and personal notebook will help you to fine-tune your senses as you record ratings and observations of bourbons, whiskys, and ryes tasted. Enjoy pages of information on each type of brown distilled spirit - bourbons, whiskys, ryes and much more - and learn all about famous styles and regions. As you taste, you'll be able to fill out the journal pages for the individual liquors being evaluated. Train your palate by following a guide to tasting - sight, swirl, smell, sip slurp. Learn how to read a label and become familiar with style, region, pricing, aging, old producers, new craft distillers, and more. This 144-page softcover journal will help you fill in your tasting notes and paste your favorite labels on more than 100 distilled spirits. There is also a section to set up your own personalized buyer's guide and cellar list. It's the perfect gift for any whisky, bourbon, and rye connoisseur.
CARLO DEVITO is a long time wines, beers and spirits editor, and author of books and magazine articles. He is the author of Wineries of the East Coast. He has traveled to wine regions in California, Canada, France, Spain, and Chile. He has worked with established spirits writers such as Michael Jackson, Clay Risen, William Dowd, and many others.