• "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."

  • "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 very beguiling fusion of memoir, history and current affairs."

    Glasgow Herald