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blended whiskey

n.
Whiskey that is either a blend of two or more whiskeys, especially a malt whiskey and an unmalted grain whiskey, or a blend of whiskey and neutral spirits.
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blend′ed whis′key


n.
whiskey that is a blend of two or more straight whiskeys, or of whiskey and neutral spirits.
[1935–40]
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Noun1.blended whiskey - mixture of two or more whiskeys or of a whiskey and neutral spiritsblended whiskey - mixture of two or more whiskeys or of a whiskey and neutral spirits
whiskey, whisky - a liquor made from fermented mash of grain
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Demand for blended whiskies, Royal Salute and Ballantine's, increased by 16% and 7% respectively.
is now able to capitalize on its worldwide distribution network catapulting its full range of brandy and whisky products led by Emperador and Fundador brandy as well as single malt whisky The Dalmore and Jura plus Whyte and Mackay and John Barr blended whiskies.
Other rare blended whiskies coming under the hammer are a 25-year-old bottle of pre-war strength Chivas Regal distilled around 1908 and expected to fetch up to PS3000.
The calmer flavors of blended whiskies, especially those from North America, are easier on the neophyte's palate.
Blended whiskies are a mixture of single malt and single grain whiskies which create an easy-drinking, elegant style.
SWA officials said it reflected a "continued premiumisation" across the industry, with single malt exports rising by 18%, to pounds 577m, compared to a 5% increase in the amount of blended whiskies shipped abroad.
From his humble roots in the Scottish Highlands, John Dewar built a successful business respected for its excellent blended whiskies. Roughly a century and a half later, the Dewars brand still is known for its exceptional Scotch, including the luxuriously rich, fruity, and smooth 12 Year Old.