Top Things to Love about Single Malt Whiskey
Single malt whiskeys are, to be honest, acquired taste. Mostly, you either love it or hate it. There are so many things to know about Single Malts, and here are a few facts about them which would make you love your golden glass even more. 1. The best way to drink Single Malts is by drinking them neat. You need to drop the temperature of the whiskey to cellar temperature, which means, around 12-14 degree centigrade. That truly brings out the flavors of the drink. 2. Many people swirl their malt slightly before drinking. That?s a good thing to do. It releases the flavors of the drink very easily. 3. The word ?whiskey? comes from the term uisage beatha, a Gaelic word that draws from the Latin Acqua Vitae that roughly translates into ?life giving water?. No wonder people love it so much! 4. Single Malt Whiskey is made from malted barley. Generally the grain is taken and distilled in a single distillery, and they generally are aged for at least a decade. Mostly, single malt whiskeys come with age statements, like 12 years, 18 years, 24 years, etc. 5. To make the single malts look more ?golden? caramel coloring is sometimes added to it. 6. Single malts come from different parts, but specifically Islay is known for making some of the most beautiful and strongest drinks, like the Bruichladdich X4 which has 92% alcohol. So there are a few amazing facts about Single Malts which you probably did not know. In order to get you an exclusive Single experience soon there will be an exclusive night will happen at Afraa, Kolkata. Stay tuned for more updates. Article By: Poorna Bannerjee LiveInStyle.com encourages you to Party Responsibly!