The Scotch Book

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The Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch.

Ooh la la, it’s the The Scotch Book! Prepare for a deluge of knowledge, because this complete guide to all things scotch is packed full of information, advice, and tips straight from the industry’s leading experts. For those whole love single malt whisky (and those just discovering it and eager to learn a whole lot more), there isn’t a better book on the market.

Dig into this catalog of scotch and you’ll discover an A-Z list of single malts along with distillery information and tasting notes. That amounts to details on some 1,000 bottlings, and there are scores too so you know what the big dogs think before you invest in a bottle of your own. It all comes courtesy of the late, great Michael Jackson, a leading whiskey authority who left an incredible legacy of critiques and recommendations.

Give this to your favorite scotch enthusiast and watch their eyes come alive with wonder and excitement. It’s great for collectors, too — Jackson included how-tos on interpreting labels and added color images to ensure this is one present that will appeal to experts and newbies alike.


The Leather editions will attract the admiration of all who hold them in their hands. The world's best-selling book on malt whisky, now updated to include all the latest significant bottlings.

This seventh edition of Michael Jackson's Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch continues to provide whisky enthusiasts with all the information, advice, and guidance they need to improve their knowledge and appreciation of single malt whisky.

Fully updated with all the latest significant bottlings, Michael Jackson's Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch includes an unrivaled A– Z of single malts with background information on the distilleries and tasting notes for more than 1,000 bottlings. It even provides each whisky with an overall score. Michael Jackson, regarded as the world's foremost authority on whisky until his death in 2007, originally authored this title. His legacy lives on in the 2015 edition edited by world-leading whisky consultants Dominic Roskrow and Gavin D. Smith.

By giving practical advice on buying and collecting malts and interpreting whisky labels, and providing hundreds of color images, Michael Jackson's Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch can turn any whisky novice into an informed veteran.


Make it a truly unique gift with a personalized message or name (up to 18 characters) embossed on the book on the front lower right part of the cover.


  • Bound by hand in Traditional Leather
  • Size: 5 3/8" x 8 7/8"
  • Includes cream ribbon marker
  • Personalization is available in gold stamping only


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