The latest publications from Rod Phillips available online and in bookstores. 

Alcohol: A History

This is a global history of alcohol from spontaneously fermenting fruit in prehistoric times to the modern alcohol industry.


500 Best-Value Wines in the LCBO, 2017

LCBO book 2017: The latest edition of Rod's guide to the best-value wines in the stores of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario.

French Wine: A History

The first English-language history of wine in France: from Greek and Roman wine sales to beer-drinking Gauls to the modern French wine industry.