The background of the production

In this section we have collected a number of interesting facts around the production of whisky. This starts by the production of barrels, continues with chill-filtering and concludes with the bottling process.

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Knowledge

Bourbon - Bottling

Read about how Bourbon Whiskey is bottled. See the bottling lines and read about the different sizes and the special sizes for the duty free ranges.

Rating the Taste of a Rare Bottling

How do you rate a whisky that you never tasted before? You will find many good tips how to decide the right whiskies for you.

Scotch - Bottling

Read an overview about how Scottish Single Malt whisky is bottled by the distillery or the independent bottlers. Learn about the different ABV levels...

Irish - Cask Choice and Maturation

Cask choice and Maturation Contents Cask choice and Maturation 1. Cask...

Maturation in Casks

Read about Maturation of Scotch Whisky in the cask. Learn how different oak types and caring, toasting turn wood sugar into aromas you love in Malt...