The Art of American Whiskey ~ A Visual History of the Nation's Most Storied Spirit, through 100 Iconic Labels by Noah Rothbaum

The Art of American Whiskey ~ A Visual History of the Nation's Most Storied Spirit, through 100 Iconic Labels by Noah Rothbaum

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A visual history of American whiskey, as told through hundreds of whiskey bottle labels, from early, pre-Prohibition-era days to the present.

Just as wine is to the French or beer is to the Germans, whiskey--especially bourbon and rye--is  an integral part of the history and culture of the United States. The Art of American Whiskey traces the arc of this beloved, renowned spirit--from its earliest days in the Colonial era, through the Civil War, Prohibition, Great Depression and up to the current craft-distilling boom. Illustrated with 100 full-color modern and historic labels from the most iconic bottles ever made, The Art of American Whiskey is an instant collectible and a fantastic gift for any whiskey enthusiast or design lover. Captions, sidebars, profiles and short histories tell the story of the pioneers and places behind the labels ~ and each chapter features era-appropriate recipes from all-star bartenders and cocktail experts that will tickle any tippler's fancy.