Father's Day

Sunday 19th June 2022

Single Malt or Blend?

You may be wondering what the difference is between a blend and a single malt. It’s really pretty simple.

Single Malt

Single malts are made at just one distillery exclusively using malted barley. While some whisky purists may argue that single malts are superior to blends, we have to disagree! All styles of whisky have their own distinct charms and one isn’t better than the other in our book.

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Single Malt

Single malts are made at just one distillery exclusively using malted barley. While some whisky purists may argue that single malts are superior to blends, we have to disagree! All styles of whisky have their own distinct charms and one isn’t better than the other in our book.

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Blends

Blended whisky is made by combining malt whisky and grain whisky together to create an expression. A blended malt whisky is an expression that has been made by mixing single malts from different distilleries together. Similar to blended malt whisky, blended grain whisky is an expression that has been made by combining single grains from different distilleries together.

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