• "...In the final judgement, it does what every good book should manage to do ... and what a hundred other books on whisky (and a thousand other books on Scotland) have signally failed to do: makes you want to go for a drink with the author"

  • "Studded with bracing shots of pure insight and eloquence. And he's sound on the scotch as well"

    The Independent
  • "It’s a very readable and hugely informative book, and Bank’s gentle humour permeates the pages"

    Time Out
  • "It’s an engaging piece of work, part love letter, part memoir"

  • "A beautifully realised fusion of travelogue, social commentary and drinking guide. Scotland's most famous export is decanted into full-bodied, humorous prose."

    Independent on Sunday