malt whiskey

noun

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Recent Examples on the Web According to People, Prince Charles produces organic gin at his Cornwall estate, while the queen's Balmoral estate in Scotland distills single-malt whiskey. Bianca Betancourt, Harper's BAZAAR, "Buckingham Palace Now Has Its Own Official Brand of Small-Batch Gin," 14 July 2020 Dessie McKenzie, a hospitable Irishman, pours a wee dram of a tawny, single-malt whiskey for a visitor from America. Smithsonian, "Soil From a Northern Ireland Graveyard May Lead Scientists to a Powerful New Antibiotic," 19 Dec. 2019 Whether with a steaming cup of green tea or one of Hokkaido’s famed single-malt whiskeys, warming up by the two-story fireplace is the perfect antidote for slope-sore legs. Jessica Flint, WSJ, "A Discerning Vacationer’s Guide to Escaping from Tokyo," 6 Dec. 2018 The 80-proof single-malt whiskey is launching in the United States and Ireland this month. Michael Bartiromo, Fox News, "Conor McGregor's 'Proper' Irish whiskey to sponsor his UFC fights," 21 Sep. 2018 Expect a single-malt whiskey and Texas grape brandy, both of which have been aging for years, to be released in the near future. Paul Stephen, San Antonio Express-News, "San Antonio’s Top 5 distilleries," 4 June 2018 Expect a single-malt whiskey and Texas grape brandy, both of which have been aging for years, to be released in the near future. Paul Stephen, San Antonio Express-News, "San Antonio’s Top 5 distilleries," 4 June 2018 Expect a single-malt whiskey and Texas grape brandy, both of which have been aging for years, to be released in the near future. Paul Stephen, San Antonio Express-News, "San Antonio’s Top 5 distilleries," 4 June 2018 Expect a single-malt whiskey and Texas grape brandy, both of which have been aging for years, to be released in the near future. Paul Stephen, San Antonio Express-News, "San Antonio’s Top 5 distilleries," 4 June 2018

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1839, in the meaning defined above

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“Malt whiskey.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/malt%20whiskey. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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malt whiskey

noun

English Language Learners Definition of malt whiskey

: whiskey made in Scotland from malted barley

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