A Guide To Scotch Whisky

Sam Simmons, Global Ambassador for The Balvenie, discusses scotch drinking basics. 

What is single malt scotch whisky?

Distilled grain; made in scotland; made with malted barley; from one distillery

What is blended whisky?

Mix of single malts; mixed with grain whisky; cheaper and easier to make; milder in flavour

Whisky flavours vary between sweet, rich, fruity and smokey

For whisky tasting it’s best to serve neat

 

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