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Interesting facts about the whiskey .
The modern name spelled whiskey whisky - in the Scottish version, and whiskey - all the rest. If the bottle is written «whisky» it exactly made in Scotland if «whiskey», then where else, but not in Scotland. By the way, in the journalism industry is often used combined version - whisk (e) y, if the piece at the same time referred to , for example , Scottish and Irish variety.
The word " whiskey" is not declined . " Whisky" - a word with a double grammatical norm, and can be both secondary and masculine , but not feminine.
The name of the alcoholic beverage derived from the Celtic expression uisce beatha, which translates to water of life .
Maybe soon whiskey can get the title of most expensive alcohol in the world. While the most expensive whiskey is a 60 -year-old Macallan ($ 62,000 for a bottle of only 40 bottles ) . However, already on sale is a bottle of Irish whiskey XIX century cost 100,000 pounds ( which is practically equal to $ 200,000 ) . This is the only surviving bottle distillery Nun's Island Distillery in County Galway. So far, the record of the most expensive alcoholic beverage in the world belongs to blame - the most expensive bottle was sold at Christie's auction for $ 160,000 .
Also , whiskey - a good investment target . A bottle of 17 -year-old whiskey Ardberg cost in February 2005, $ 75, and in November 2007 - is now $ 198. Thus , an increase of almost 250 % in 30 months.
November 9, 2007 the former Minister of Finance of the Netherlands Gerrit Zalm established stock exchange for trading Whisky - World Whisky Index. To date, the order book WWI is $ 392,000 . Buying whiskey on WWI, receive a certificate confirming your right to the subsequent sale of this particular bottle. Like any commodity exchange, pick up a bottle is not necessary , can be stored WWI. Investing in whiskey is very popular among the Japanese, Chinese and Russian .
In the world every second bought more than 30 bottles of Scotch whiskey. Scotch whiskey in the world is sold almost 2 times higher than the Canadian , American , Japanese and Irish combined.
There are more than 5,000 species of malt whiskey (malts), 90% of which are produced in Scotland. However, in volume terms, it is only 5% of the whiskey produced in the country . The remaining 95 % - is blended whiskeys (blended).
Blended whiskey (blended) can contain up to 50 types of malt and 2-3 kinds of grain (grain) whiskey.
Whiskey with markings "single malt" or "pure single malt" is not a single malt in the truest sense of the word - in any case, this blend , which may include whiskeys produced in one or more of the distillery . Really single malt whiskey is labeled "single cask" ( which means " out of one barrel ").
Not many wine lovers know that malt whiskey useful than red wine as it contains more ellagic acid - an antioxidant that can withstand heart disease and even stop the growth of cancer cells. Perhaps that is why during the " dry law " in the U.S. whiskey was the only alcoholic beverage allowed , but only for "medical purposes" .
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