What You Have to Know about Whisky
You're interested in Whisky and a lot more. Find out about the best Whiskies to begin with, how they and how they're produced.Scotch ? Then you've come to the right place. On our pages you'll find everything you need to know about
Enter the world of Whisky on our comprehensive portal. Our information pages offer lots of texts and videos on background information.
Do you like to get interactive? Then join our big Whisky community. In the forum and our blog you can ask questions and exchange experiences with other Whisky lovers.
Have a look at our database. You can find tasting videos on the better part of the Whiskies as well as ratings by other users there. All this will help you find the right .notes and
What's the Best Whisky to Begin with?
There's such a variety of Single Malt Whisky, and the tastes are so different that it's impossible to name the ultimate beginner Whisky. It's a matter of personal taste, which means that you can't go wrong.
The most important distinction in Whisky for beginners is whether the Wisky is or not. If you're completely unexperienced a very smoky might put you off. Especially if you're a non-smoker. A high is also not ideal for beginners. Start with the standard bottlings of well-known , since the majority of consumers like them. Don't buy expensive bottles at the beginning so you don't have to worry too much if you don't like the Whisky.
Distilleries that are most suited for beginners include Aberlour, Balvenie, Cragganmore, Glenlivet, Glenmorangie, Highland Park, Macallan and Knockando.
Please read the tasting notes for the Whisky or watch Horst Lüning's tasting video so you know what taste experience you can expect.
How do you enjoy a quality Single Malt? What's the best glass? What's the right atmosphere? How do you with ? Learn everything about tasting here.
You'll find countless articles with photos and videos on our knowledge pages. We explain the of Whisky, how its taste develops and many important details.
How is Whisky produced? How does its unique flavour develop?
Learn the basics of Whisky production on the following pages. If you want to dive deeper into the matter we have expert articles, too. You've never been inside a distillery? We also have many videos with distillery tours.
- Overview on Whisky production
- Expert articles
- Distillery tours
Types of Whiskies
There are many varieties of Whisky. Sometimes it's written with an e, sometimes without, which can be confusing. We've put together an overview on the types of so nobody can fool you again.
- Types of Whiskies
Learn to discover and distinguish the aromas in Whisky. Learn, for example, how the smoky gets into the Whisky and how to use a .
What does the information on the Whisky" pages.mean? You'll find answers to this and many more of your questions as well as helpful tips and an overview on the on our "About
We hope our Whisky portal gives you a nice introduction to the wonderful world of . Enjoy new Malts.