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Whisky Glossary : Doubler

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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Whisky Magazine Issue 140

A journey round Islay, visits to Maker's Mark and Penderyn, and the conclusion to our trip down the Rockies

 

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The Pot Still used for the second distillation, where batch Distillation is used.

4 Roses blooming
As most American whiskeys look overseas for new drinkers, Four Roses finds its growth back home. Charles Cowdery investigates.

July 2008, Issue 73, page 14

A mark of difference
With its instantly recognisable red wax sealed bottle, Maker's Mark has a story to tell

February 2014, Issue 117, page 30

A rare breed (Wild Turkey)
Wild Turkey is an old-fashioned American spirit, full of character, with an ability to seduce all-comers. Stuart Maclean-Ramsay pays his respects.

April 2000, Issue 9, page 38

Beams'dream
Among great bourbon families it doesn't get much bigger than the name Beam. And as Charles K.Cowdery reports, another generation is considering its options

September 2004, Issue 42, page 40

Bourbon uncovered
Gary Regan & Mardee Haidin Regan guide us through the process of whiskey-making American-style

October 1999, Issue 6, page 54

By the letter
In the latest in the series Dominic Roskrow looks at the letter ‘D'

March 2007, Issue 62, page 78

Cowboys and Whisky
A roadtrip down the Rockies part 3

December 2016, Issue 140, page 36

Cross Border Bourbon
Fred Minnick investigates the Mexican border town which supplied U.S. during prohibition

July 2012, Issue 105, page 52

Down Under
Where Aussies are making strides in whisky distilling

September 2016, Issue 138, page

Going With The Grain
Fuji Gotemba and the 'three umami brothers'

October 2016, Issue 139, page 21

In the shadow of Mount Fuji (Gotemba)
Gotemba Distillery enjoys special status in Japan. Dave Broom visited it

July 2006, Issue 57, page 32

Jack's No.7 heaven (Jack Daniel's)
Jack Daniel's is bucking the trend in many markets and going from strength to strength. Dominic Roskrow went to Lynchburg to find out why

March 2007, Issue 62, page 32

Kentucky Roses (Four Roses)
Four Roses has thrived since it was bought by Japanese brewer Kirin. Stuart MacLean Ramsay found out why.

October 2003, Issue 34, page 28

Kentucky Whiskey
A focus on who is doing what and where

July 2016, Issue 137, page 89

New Build Bonanza
Charles K. Cowdery delves into the new $50m Wild Turkey Distillery

July 2011, Issue 97, page 14

Operation Moonlight
Your attention please. To say that Tennessee is home to one or two unique whiskies is to say nothing new, but to experience one on home ground must be worth, surely, a flicker of interest. To do so in...

September 2013, Issue 114, page 26

Peerless in Kentucky
Distillery restarts after nearly 100 years

April 2016, Issue 135, page 25

Still Repairs
Keeping on top of maintenance

March 2016, Issue 134, page 31

The Mark of a classic (Maker's Mark)
Hand-made Maker's Mark bourbon tastes irresistibly good. Stuart MacLean Ramsay describes an enthralling encounter with Kentucky's alchemists

February 2000, Issue 8, page 38

To the Ends of the World
Hans takes a look at the other countries where blending is big

September 2016, Issue 138, page 20

Women, Whisky and Wort
Making the cut in the whisky business

June 2015, Issue 128, page 28

 

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