1001 Whiskies You Must Taste Before You Die ($24) in the massively popular 1001 series gives us a connoisseurs’ scoop on the very finest spirits ranging from the Scottish highlands to the new exotic whiskies coming over from Japan as well as evolving world of the micro-distilleries in America. This book also covers ryes and bourbons which makes this a must have volume for everyone from the the serious whiskey connoisseur to the the passionate beginner. An essential guide that represents the subjective and collective wisdom of a team of international critics who whittle down the enormous world of spirits to those ‘must-try’ whiskies. These cover everything from high-quality, mass-produced brands to those small-batch specialty bourbons created in from micro-distilleries. Cheers!
Cardboard Gods ($19) is Josh Wilker’s memoir, a quite brilliant writer who marked all the important stages of his life through his collection of baseball cards. It also perfectly captures what is is like to grow up with an obsession for baseball cards and explores what it is like to be a fanatic of the game. ...[Read More]