Scotch has doubtless been elevated to the
top spot of most fashionable drink however it’s said that if this
spirit wasn’t manufactured in Scotland then it has no right hold it’s
name. The land itself lends to this spirit and what is removed is
whiskey is stated to be a nobleman amongst spirits brought about
primarily from natural elements. This makes it a popular drink for the
naturalist among us. Scotland is so abundant in natural resources all
the way from the moors of peat to the endless flowing fields of wheat
and barley explaining why it’s the best place for creating this
The fine art
of distilling scotch has traversed many years – each step of it’s
journey gaining knowledge and refinement as distilling and maturing the
fine malt becomes what it is now. There’s two kinds of whiskies in
production in Scotland today thanks in part to the creation of the still
in 1831. One of those is the single grain type and it’s counterpart is
the blended malt type.
there was just single malt whisky, although now there’s malt whiskey
derived from many different grains which are mixed to make the end
product. This malt is bottled in select quantities that are called
single malt. Some of the most famous blends are now blended with what is
called grain whiskey.
are in the heart of the countryside and make use of the ingredients of
the land. Some grow their very own wheat and barley in order to control
what they utilize in production. A few employ the services of farmers
too who provide great services for a worthy cause creating some of the
greatest spirit in the world.
employment of natural springs and rivers is very common act too. As a
matter of fact the Skye River runs directly through the region that has
the name of malt capital of Scotland.
have been bottles upon bottles of fine scotch coming from Islay in the
very south of Scotland’s shores costing as much as ,000.00. A very
select liquor establishment in Rhode Island placed the product on their
shelves and in about 24 hours 20 bottles where snatched up. This is a
definite sign of the sheer quality that this business supports.