malt whisky
malt whiskey malt whiskey, malt whisky malt whisky . A whiskey distilled in Scotland (esp. whiskey made from malted barley in a pot still); Scotch whisky.

Syn: Scotch, Scotch-whiskey, Scotch whisky. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Malt whisky — is whisky that is made from a fermented mash produced primarily from a malted grain. Unless otherwise specified, it is generally assumed that the primary grain is barley, although whisky is also made using malted rye. A whisky made from malted… …   Wikipedia

  • malt whisky — malt whiskies N MASS Malt whisky or malt is whisky that is made from malt. ...a miniature bottle of malt whisky... I got a bottle of my best malt out of the sideboard. N COUNT A malt whisky is a glass of malt whisky …   English dictionary

  • Malt-Whisky — Malt|whis|ky, (auch:) Malt Whis|ky [ mɔ:lt...], der; s, s [engl. malt whisky, aus: malt = Malz u. whisky, ↑Whisky]: schottischer Whisky, der aus reinem Malz hergestellt wird …   Universal-Lexikon

  • malt whisky — ► NOUN ▪ whisky made only from malted barley and not blended with grain whisky …   English terms dictionary

  • malt whisky — noun whiskey distilled in Scotland; especially whiskey made from malted barley in a pot still • Syn: ↑Scotch, ↑Scotch whiskey, ↑Scotch whisky, ↑malt whiskey, ↑Scotch malt whiskey, ↑Scotch malt whisky • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • malt whisky — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms malt whisky : singular malt whisky plural malt whiskies an expensive type of whisky made in Scotland from malt, or a glass of this drink. Malt whisky is often simply called malt …   English dictionary

  • malt whisky — noun Whisky made only from malted barley. See Also: grain whisky, single malt whisky …   Wiktionary

  • malt whisky — malt′ whis′ky n. vin whisky, as Scotch, made entirely from malted barley • Etymology: 1935–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • malt whisky — whisky, as Scotch, made entirely from malted barley. * * * …   Universalium

  • malt whisky — noun whisky made only from malted barley and not blended with grain whisky …   English new terms dictionary

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