How Single Malt Whisky is made
A detailed description of Single Malt Whisky production
How is Single Malt Scotch Whisky. Besides their rugged beauty, the Scottish highlands are characterised by vast grain fields, especially during harvest season. Scotland has unique water. Since there is no limestone, the water is very soft. The rainwater flows over hillsides overgrown with heath and through meadows, thereby taking up the unique typical for each . Small, well-protected wells provide the water for the single malt Whiskies. But also the big rivers are needed for producing Whisky. They provide cooling water for the pot stills.Made? For more than 500 years and have been the basic ingredients for Single
How is Single Malt Whisky made? The Steps:
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- Scotch - Malting the barley
- Scotch - Fermentation
- Scotch - Distillation
- Scotch - Filling the casks
- Scotch - Maturation in the cask
- Scotch - Bottling
After reading these pages you might think that Single Malt Whisky is a science in itself. However, enjoying such a Whisky is easy. Just let your taste guide you. Drink it neat, or it with soft if necessary, but never use ice, mineral water or soda water. It would overlay the unique taste of the Scottish national drink.
Let's start with the first step:
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