Lowlands, Scotland- Elegant and complex. Finishing this malt in Amontillado Sherry allows for enhanced interplay between sweet and dry. Pleasing as an aperitif, this is sophisticated and has complementing flavors of toffee, apple, and light smoke.
Scotch, quite simply, is whisky made and aged at least three years in Scotland. All whisky made in Scotland is Scotch, and must follow specific production regulations.
All Scotch varieties fall within two broad categories or are blends of these two: malt whisky and grain whisky. Malt whisky must be 100 percent malted barley. Grain whisky may include wheat, rye, corn or other grains.