Bogen er på Engelsk skrevet af Ingvar Ronde, samt en masse whiskyeksperter bl.a.: Gavin D Smith, Ian Wisniewski; Charles MacLean, Neil Ridley.
Malt Whisky Yearbook 2020 fortæller alt om alle skotske, irske & japanske destillerier krydret med mere end 500 billeder. Derudover en detaljeret gennemgang af helt nye og planlagte destillerier samt destillerier fra lande vi normalt ikke forbinder med Whisky. Kort sagt, Malt Whisky Yearbook 2020 er et fantastisk opslagsværk, der fortæller dig alt hvad du behøver at vide om verdens maltwhisky - og mere til!
Malt Whisky Yearbook has become an authoritative book that whisky enthusiasts worldwide look forward to each autumn.
Malt Whisky Yearbook 2020
The Yearbook is again fully revised and packed with new and up-to-date information on whisky distilleries from all over the world. Once again, distinguished whisky profiles such as Charles MacLean, Gavin Smith, Ian Buxton, Dominic Roskrow, Neil Ridley, Jonny McCormick contribute with initiated features penned exclusively for the Yearbook. Malt Whisky Yearbook lists hundreds of whisky shops, whisky sites and new bottlings. A comprehensive summary of the whisky year that was and all the latest statistics is also included. More than 200 tasting notes describing the flavour of single malts from all working distilleries in Scotland and Japan. Finally, with more than 500 colour photographs (most of them new since the last edition), Malt Whisky Yearbook is as much an essential reference guide as a book to read for pleasure
Gavin D Smith
Gavin D Smith is one of Scotland's leading whisky writers and Contributing Editor to www.whisky-pages.com He hosts whisky presentations and tastings and produces feature material for a wide range of publications, including Whisky Magazine, The Malt Advocate and Whisky Etc. He is the author of more than 20 books, including Whisky, Wit & Wisdom, The A-Z of Whisky, Worts, Worms & Washbacks, The Secret Still, The Whisky Men, Ardbeg: A Peaty Provenance and Goodness Nose (with Richard Paterson). Most recently he has collaborated with Dominic Roscrow to produce a new edition of the iconic title Michael Jackson's Malt Whisky Companion. He is a Keeper of the Quaich and lives on the Fife coast in Scotland.
Charles MacLean has spent the past twenty-five years researching and writing about Scotch whisky and is one of the leading authorities. He spends his time sharing his knowledge around the world, in articles and publications, lectures and tastings, and on TV and radio. His first book (Scotch Whisky) was published in 1993 and since then he has published nine books on the subject, his most recent being Charles MacLean´s Whiskypedia, published in 2009. He was elected a Keeper of the Quaich in 1992, in 1997 Malt Whisky won the Glenfiddich Award and in 2003 A Liquid History won 'Best Drinks Book' in the James Beard Awards.
Dominic Roskrow is a freelance whisky writer and former editor of Whisky Magazine, which he edited for four years. He now edits Whiskeria, and writes regularly for Whisky Magazine, Malt Advocate, Harpers and Drinks International. He is the business development director for The Whisky Shop chain. He has been writing about drinks for nearly 20 years and is the author of Whiskies: From Confused to Connoisseur and Collins Gems Whisky. In 2010 he provided new tasting notes and chapters for the sixth edition of Michael Jackson's Malt Whisky Companion and his coffee table book The World's Best Whiskies - 750 Unmissable Drams from Tennessee to Tokyo was pub-lished in autumn 2010. He lives in Norfolk, home of England's first malt whisky distillery, and is married with three children and is one of the few people in the world to be both a Keeper of the Quaich and a Kentucky Colonel.
Neil Ridley is a regular contributor to Whisky Magazine and Imbibe, and he is also the co-editor of irreverent whisky blog www.caskstrength.net, recently nominated for several online awards. As well as being Drinks Editor for The Chap, Neil has written articles on whisky and other spirits for Aston Martin Magazine and The Evening Standard, as well as providing his opinion on tasting panels for the likes of The Spirits Business and the World Whisky Awards.
Whisky writer & photographer Jonny McCormick specialises in the scientific and technical facets of whisky production, branding, packaging and articulating aspects of the secondary market for rare single malt whiskies. He is the creator of the Whisky Magazine Index and the Whisky Advocate Auction Index and his work has appeared in a range of publications including Whisky Advocate (formerly Malt Advocate), Whisky Magazine, The Keeper, Whiskeria, Whisky Magazine & Fine Spirits (France) and Fine Spirits magazine (Italy).