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A Lesson in Whiskey

A Lesson in Whiskey
2012/10/27 Better Blueprint

I don't know a thing about whiskey....but it's stylish (& a bit sexy) to be able to order it right!

  • All bourbons, scotches and ryes are whiskey
  • Not all whiskeys are bourbon, scotch or rye
  • Bourbon is corn-based
  • Scotch is made from barley and hops
  • Rye is made from rye (duh!)
  • In a pinch, ordering "bourbon from Kentucky" will work since it can be used in most whiskey drinks

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