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Whisky Glossary

Whisky Glossary and Definitions

Unlike wine, for example, whisky is not really about mystification, but it does bring its own jargon. Any unusual terms you are likely to come across are described and defined in this section.

 

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Rummager
In coal-fired pot stills, a mechanism that stirs up the liquid in the still to prevent solids sticking to the bottom.

 

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