1. Best Single Malt Whiskies to Buy

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    Best Single Malt Whiskies to Buy

    Go to the liquor store and look at the shelf full of Scotch bottles. To the untrained eye, it’s just a lot of different colored bottles bearing names that are difficult to pronounce. It’s hard to know where to start. Maybe you know your go-to bottle. But what if you want to try something different?

    If you have these questions, then we have your answers. This article will give you a run-down of...

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  2. Scotch for Beginners: The Guide To Scotch

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    Scotch for Beginners + Popular Scotch Brands

    A room temperature beverage with a golden hue sits on the shelf. You stare at it as you nurse your drink at the bar, nervous to begin your Scotch tasting journey. It is in a decorative bottle that makes the liquid appear even more delicious than you’ve already heard it is. You look at the bottle, and on the side is a list of aromas, notes, and a little history l...

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  3. Prestige Reviews: Highland Park 12-Year-Old Whiskey

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    Highland Park 12 whiskey

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  4. Prestige Reviews: Ardbeg Scotch Whiskey

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    Ardbeg Scotch Whiskey

    Ardbeg Scotch Whiskey

    Most whiskies of Islay have a reputation for their medicinal and smoky taste. Ardbeg is no different. That smoky taste is derived from the peat, and this is considered a central characteristic of the Islay malts. This is ascribed to the water and to the peating levels of the barley. This is what causes that “medicinal” flavor most people ref...

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  5. Top Six Craft Distilleries to Buy From Online

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    Mezcal Distillery

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  6. Whisky: Scots History in a Glass + 5 Recipes to Try

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    Whisky is a part of Scotland’s rich history. going back hundreds of years. The earliest known mention of whisky is in the Exchequer Rolls of Scotland in 1494. Fast forward to today and whisky is Scotland's national drink, their most popular export, and a tourist attraction that takes people from the lowlands to the northernmost islands of Scotland. While enjoyable on its own thanks to its various c...

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  7. 4 Delicious Scottish Cocktails to Keep You Warm All Winter

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    Scotch cocktails

    From hot coffee in the morning to hot chocolate for the kids, there are a plethora of beverages to warm you in the winter. In search of a nightcap, or a cocktail perfect for a celebration? A good Scotch may be what you're looking for. Scottish whisky, single malt, or blended whisky, neat or on the rocks, isn’t for everyone.  But anyone can get cozy with these four fabulous Scottish cocktails...

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  8. Age vs No Age Statement Whiskeys

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    Age vs No Age Statement Whiskeys

    We see them all the time sitting side by side on the shelf—a Laphroaig 10-year-old sitting by a Laphroaig Cask Strength, or a Talisker 18 next to a Talisker Storm.

    What is an age statement, and why the fuss?

    Rye Whiskey SpiritHistorically, age was equated w...

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  9. Scotch Whiskey's 5 Regions

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    Scotch Highlands

    Scotch whisky is one of the most revered and distinguished beverages in the world. With so much cultural cachet and so many different subcategories, scotch can be a little intimidating. But not to fear, in this article, we break down Scotch Whiskey's 5 regions in Scotland and their distinctive whisky styles!

    What makes Scotch, Scotch?

    Because of its lengthy history...

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  10. Blended Scotch Whisky (So Freaking Glorious!)

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    Blended Scotch Whisky

    We’re taking a look at blended Scotch whisky right here, right now. Our Prestige community loves those single malts but often wonders about the blended game. Today, we’ll define it, provide a little background, and bring you up to speed.

    And after you learn a few of the blended Sco...

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