"Scotch, M'am?" Answer authoritatively with this scotch primer
on 02/12/10 at 12:13 pmSpirits
Historians have found proof which confirm the fact that there existed a distillery in Scotland in 1494! This explains why ‘scotch whisky’ produced in Scotland is known as the best whiskey in the world. A whiskey is called scotch whisky only when it is produced in Scotland and it is produced by following some distinct norms. In Britain, whiskey means ‘scotch whisky’ unless you specify some other type. It should be kept in mind that all scotch is whiskey but all whiskey is not scotch. Have you noticed that the whisky in ‘Scotch Whisky’ is always spelled without an ‘e’? Here follows the required information regarding types of scotch whisky.