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Whisky Glossary : Saladin Box

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 123

The World of Aberfeldy, Great Southern Distillery, Knockdhu Distillery, Icons of Whisky America

 

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Bowling for Littlemill
Gavin D.Smith investigates the lost fortunes of Glasgow's other distillery.

February 2008, Issue 70, page 30

Dial M for malts
In our series looking at whisky terms we have reached the letter m. In the first of two features Dominic Roskrow looks at malts and malting.

November 2007, Issue 67, page 35

Relationships
In the latest in our series on whisky terms we reach the letter S.In the first of two parts,we look at American whiskey's use of the letter.

July 2008, Issue 73, page 33

Taking the Floor
Ian Wisniewski looks at the rise of commercial maltings, and how they compare to floor maltings

June 2012, Issue 104, page 30

 

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