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SCOTCH SERIES 39 Process

The stages involved in whisky making are numerous. Here is a schematic highlighting eight of them. MALTING, KILNING, MILLING, MASHING, FERMENTATION, DISTILLATION, MATURATION and our

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SCOTCH SERIES 38 Oak

Why Oak? Oak is one of the  hardest and most durable timbers. It’s Latin name, Quercus robur, means strength – think “robust”. Oak grows from the

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SCOTCH SERIES 34 Kilning

The chemistry of the formation of flavour compounds is complex, and becomes increasingly so as kilning temperatures are raised. “Linoleic acid (18:2) is the most

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