I denna bok om whisky hittar du både det du inte väntar dig och det som en whisky bok ska innehålla. Här finns detaljer som under författarens resor samlats in från skotska destillerier och blenders, men här finns också några ord om destilleriernas tungvrickande namn och ett avsnitt om historien bakom denna Storbritanniens femte största exportvara…
When his long-lost brother resurfaces, Jacobo, desperate to prove his life has added up to something, looks to scrounge up a wife. He turns to Marta, an employee at his sock factory, with whom he has a prickly relationship. the owner of a sock factory in Montevideo, and Marta, his employee, realize that their estranged relationship needs to change when Jacobo's long-lost brother prompting them to pose as a married couple.
"WHISKY: the Islay edition" is part of a series about the magic of the golden liquid called whisky. The first documentary directed by Olav Verhoeven takes us to a small Scottish island called Islay. It is the home of 8 world famous whisky distilleries. Whisky consists mainly of peat, water, barley and most importantly, it is made by people.
It has been said that Scotch Whisky is "the distillation of Scotland in a glass" and that "with every sip it speaks of the country of its birth". This engaging film explores the origins of whisky distillation in Scotland, discovers what goes into making Scotch and, most importantly, speaks to the people who actually make it, revealing a process that some will tell you is a "wild, weird alchemy".