Whiskey

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THE CIDER MAN

Re: Whiskey

Post by THE CIDER MAN » Fri Jun 10, 2016 12:40 pm

hi to all
can anyone tell me if you can age alcotec spirit base kit 20%

mshergold

Re: Whiskey

Post by mshergold » Fri Jun 10, 2016 12:51 pm

Do you mean will it keep, or can you make it taste like whisky? If you mean the latter, I'd imagine no, as whisky starts life as a kind of strong beer (or at least a wort). from this a clear spirit is distilled. The colour comes from the barrels it's matured in. I may be wrong.

Eadweard
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Re: Whiskey

Post by Eadweard » Fri Jun 10, 2016 9:59 pm

Yes, whisky starts as a clear spirit and the colour comes from the wood...and quite possibly caramel as they're allowed to add that.

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