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Scottish Single Grain Whisky

Single Grain Scotch whisky is distilled in a single distillery from water and malted barley with or without whole grains of other malted or unmalted cereals, and which does not comply with the definition of a Single Malt Scotch Whisky. It may contain more than one type of grain and is typically wheat (the cheapest in the current market), maize (corn), rye and/or unmalted barley.  To avoid the use of industrial enzymes, most distillers use at least 5% malted barley which affords introduction of ample quantities of natural enzymes which facilitate the fermentation process.

Over the years the number of grain distillery have deceased and now there are only 8 distilleries left in Scotland. Some of the grain whiskies that are mentioned below is the Black Barrel Grain whisky from the Girvan Distillery, Carsebridge Grain Whisky from the distillery of the same name and also the most famous in my mind the Cameron Bridge Single Grain which is famous around the world. I often get the remark that people did not know there was so many different grain whiskies in the market, but nearly everyone has heard of Cameron Bridge. Single grain scotch whisky is always unpeated and lighter in style than the malts. This lets the oaky flavours come through when consuming this type of whisky.

There is also the grain whisky for the Port Dundas Distillery in Glasgow. This is a distillery that you can smell all over the Glasgow area if the wind happens to be in the correct direction. You can also see the smoke from the distillery chimney all year round and from nearly any place within the Greater Glasgow area. The amount of smoke all depends on the activities within the distillery. When growing up in Glasgow the smell from this distillery is probably the first memory I have with the whisky industry. Looking back on that day I always wonder what that horrid smell was. How my thoughts have changed towards one of Scotland most famous products.

If you know of anymore grain whiskies from Scotland please let me know by email contact@planetwhiskies.com and I will include the bottle with the range I have below. Enjoy this page and remember you can purchase most of these grain whiskies by clicking the link direct below this sentence.

Cameron Bridge 25 Year Old Single Grain WhiskyCameron Bridge 25 Year Old Single Grain Whisky ~ 58.2% ~ 70cl

Region: Scotland  ~  Type:   Scottish Single Grain Scotch Whisky

Single Grain Scotch Whisky from the Cameron Bridge Distillery Scotlands largest distillery., Location is Windygates, Fife. Excellent grain whisky with a lovely strength of 58.2%

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Cameron Bridge Single Grain WhiskyCameron Bridge Single Grain Whisky ~ 40% ~ 70cl

Region: Scotland  ~  Type:   Scottish Single Grain Scotch Whisky

Single Grain Scotch Whisky from the Cameron Bridge Distillery Scotlands largest distillery., Location is Windygates, Fife.

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Carsebridge 1960 - 42 Year Old Single Grain WhiskyCarsebridge 1960 - 42 Year Old Single Grain Whisky ~ 41.6% ~ 70cl

Region: Scotland  ~  Type:   Single Grain Scotch Whisky

Single Grain Scotch Whisky from the Carsebridge Distillery. The bottler was Ian Macleod and the cask type used was Oloroso Sherry casks. This grain whisky has a vintage from 1960 and had 42 years maturing.

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Compass Box Hedonism Blended Grain Scottish WhiskyCompass Box Hedonism Blended Grain Scottish Whisky ~ 43% ~ 70cl

Region: Scotland  ~  Type:   Scottish Single Grain Scotch Whisky

Blended Grain Scotch Whisky from the Whyte and Mackay Invergordon Distillery, Invergordon. Voted World's best Grain Whisky at the World Whiskies Awards 2008 and 2009. This blended grain has many flavours including vanilla, toffee, coconut and cocoa.

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