Bits of information about Scotch single malt whisky, its production, history and chemistry.
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Sugars in whisky
There are small amounts of sugar in all whiskies. Scottish whiskies have some sugars dissolved from the oak cask and often some from optiona...
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Scottish pot still variations
Scottish whisky distilleries accommodate a variety of different pot stills . Volumes vary from the 30963 litre wash still of Glenkinchie to...
Friday, March 6, 2015
Scottish whisky mash bill
Malted barley is the main ingredient in Scotch malt whisky . Barley ( Hordeum ) is a member of grass family, just like most cereals in the w...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Same whisky, chilled with a drop of water on the left Most of the Scotch whisky in the market is filtered in some way before bottling. T...
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