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How to Pronounce Scotch Whisky Names

Do you know how to pronounce Lagavulin? Glenfiddich? Glenmorangie? If you know those, you’re in pretty good shape. How about Bruichladdich? Caol Ila? Now, visit this website and play all the names. They have an audio file for a lot … Continue reading

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What is a Vatted Malt?

Now that you’re familiar with the differences between blended and single malt scotches, let me introduce a “third” type – vatted malt (or pure malt). Despite my calling it a third type (see the quotes?), vatted malt is really a … Continue reading

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