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single malt

noun

Simple Definition of single malt

  • : a kind of whiskey that comes from one place and that is not blended with other kinds of whiskey

Full Definition of single malt

  1. :  whiskey that is made at one distillery and is not blended with other whiskeys

1968

First Known Use of single malt

1968


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