Overview of the whisky production

On the following pages we have summarized the whisky production with pictures and Videos. Learn what is necessary to turn barley into a good whisky.

The Whisky Database

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The Whisky Blog

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Knowledge

Distillation

Read about Distillation of Scotch Whisky. See Stillmen adjust temperature, pressure and the spirit safe to separate new make from foreshots and fusel...

The Scottish Pot Stills

Read about the Scottish pot stills. Learn about the Wash-, Intermediate-, and the Spirit still. See the different sizes and shapes and how the reflux...

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...

Introduction to the Cask Maturation of Whisky

The Scotch whisky gets most of its unique taste from the casks it is being matured in. Find out how a cask is manufactured.

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.