Scotch Facts March 6, 2014

Written by: Justin Runyon
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SCOTCH FACTS

If you know me, then you know I enjoy the occasional cocktail after work. I’m specifically a fan of whisky, with a preference for Scotch whisky, and I consider myself our team’s whisky expert. Weekly I share what I call, “Scotch Facts: Your Weekly Dram of Whisky Wisdom” with my office friends and I thought you might like to see it too. Cheers! – Justin

Whisky Fact of the Week:
Whisky (and whiskey) is produced in 23 countries worldwide.

Drunken Vocabulary (Words and terms to impress your friends while drinking):
Body: Term used to describe the amount of appropriate product character. People usually say that a whisky is “full bodied” or “lacking in body” when they use the word.

Lagniappe (a little something extra):
You often see Scotch and cigars paired together, but Scotch and… shirts? Glenmorangie announced today that they’ve partnered with luxury shirt brand Thomas Pink to pair their single malt Scotch whiskies with different shirt styles. The partnership will kick off in New York City with a private shopping event, but you can also purchase them online here: http://www.reservebar.com//Glenmorangie-Thomas-Pink

Got any Scotch Facts you want to send my way? Just tweet me @justrunyon.