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The thing about No Age Statement (“NAS”) whisky is…

While perusing the aisles of my local Aldi supermarket, a bottle of Highland Earl Blended Scotch whisky caught my eye. On closer inspection, the label on this bottle had an age statement – “aged 3 years” the label read. I … Continue reading

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Opinion: Non age statement whisky

With age everything changes; it matures and oxidizes. Whisky is no exception, because as whisky ages in oak casks its flavours develop and its chemicals change due to interacting with the oak. When I was growing up most whisky brands … Continue reading

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