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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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Marrying
Process in which blended whisky is left in large containers after blending but before bottling. Now rarely done.

 

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