A new cookbook makes a wonderful gift for foodie family and friends at Christmas. In the last of our series of Christmas collections, we've selected our favourite drink books of 2015. From wine to whisky, beer to Bacardi, we've got you covered.
he Spirits is about rediscovering the lost art of cocktailing. Godwin's little book of cocktails brings a shake of 1930's classic cocktail glamour and sophistication with a twist of modernity.A perfect gift for the budding mixologist. www.amazon.co.uk £14.50
Wine expert Sarah Rowland has arranged 127 wines by their essential colour, aroma and flavour properties, from white to rose to red and including sparkling, fortified and sweet wines too. The result is an engaging pocket guide to wine that makes navigating wine lists and off-licence shelves hassle free and easy for anyone. www.amazon.co.uk £7.49
Discover the top pubs in each country for beer, food and accommodation, and find out the winners of the coveted titles of Pub of the Year and Landlord of the Year. Packed with hidden gems, The Good Pub Guide provides a wealth of honest, entertaining, up-to-date and indispensable information. A great gift for those who love a great pint. www.amazon.co.uk £11.19
A thoughtful gift for whiskey fans, discover all about whisky from this new and updated edition of the classic, definitive guide to malt whiskies, by the late Michael Jackson. You'll learn everything you wanted to know about your favourite tipple. From why you should choose Islay, the Islands, or the Highlands, to which whiskies are light and flowery, or rich and treacly. www.amazon.co.uk £14.88
Welcome to The Periodic Table of Cocktails! Instead of hydrogen to helium, here you'll find mojitos to martinis - 106 classic cocktails arranged following the logical ordering of The Periodic Table of Elements. A fun an accessable guide for cocktail fans of all abilities. www.amazon.co.uk £6.79
The Tea Book guides you through the best ways to choose, prepare and taste the many different varieties of tea available around the world, with everything you need to know to bring the fragrance and allure of the tea shop into your home. An essential companion for all tea aficionados. www.amazon.co.uk £9.93