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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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The liquid, high in fermentable starches, that is drained off the mash tun and enters the wash back for fermentation.


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