If you long for those childhood days spent smelling your way through countless stickers, look no further than The Essential Scratch and Sniff Guide to Becoming a Whiskey Know-It-All.


From the authors who brought you a scratch and sniff guide to wine, this illustrated whiskey book gives readers the chance to smell their way to becoming a spirit savant without getting too drunk.


The book takes student on a journey through the distilling process of the spirit, stopping along the way so readers can sample the different scents that emit from the grains and barrels used to make whiskey.

No matter if you’re attracted to notes of vanilla, sandalwood, or grass, this interactive sniffing exercise allows you to identify your own personal whiskey preferences. The guide also includes a poster illustrating 279 different brands of whiskey, separated based on taste and flavor, to allow readers to identify their potential new favorite brands.

[via Laughing Squid]

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