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Table of Contents

    • Section - i: PROLOGUE
  • Chapter - 1: APERITIF Hjemmebrent: The Viking Moonshine
  • Chapter - 2: CRACKERS Savory Crackers: Poppies for Nanny
  • Chapter - 3: CHEESE Epoisses: Satan in a Poplar Box
  • Chapter - 4: MAIN COURSE Criadillas: Brussels vs. the Bull's Balls
  • Chapter - 5: SMOKE Cohiba Esplendido: It's the Law
  • Chapter - 6: DIGESTIF Absinthe Suisse: One Glass and You're Dead
  • Chapter - 7: DESSERT Chocolat Mousseux: The Exonerated Buzz
  • Chapter - 8: HERBAL TEA Mate de Coca: Never Say No
  • Chapter - 9: NIGHTCAP Pentobarbital Sodium: The Last Sip
    • Section - ii: EPILOGUE

About the Author

Taras Grescoe is the author of The Devil's Picnic: A Tour of Everything the Governments of the World Don't Want You to Try and Bottomfeeder: How the Fish on Our Plates is Killing Our Planet. He also wrote Sacre Blues: An Unsentimental Journey Through Quebec, which was shortlisted for the Writers' Trust Award, won the Mavis Gallant Prize for Non-fiction, and was a national bestseller in Canada. He is a frequent contributor to the New York Times, Salon, Conde Nast Traveller, the Independent, The Times and National Geographic Traveller. He also writes for Saveur, New York Times Magazine, The Guardian, Wired and Chicago Tribune Magazine. He lives in Montreal, Canada.

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