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NY times story on American Malted Whiskeys

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NY times story on American Malted Whiskeys

Postby Oddball » Thu Jan 17, 2013 10:51 am

the rise of the craft distillery
http://mobile.nytimes.com/2013/01/16/di ... cclaim.xml
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Re: NY times story on American Malted Whiskeys

Postby Zymurgy Bob » Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:31 pm

Waljaco, the resident historian over on Yahoo Distillers, posted this, and I think it's absolutely wonderful! Basically it just says that artisan distillers can do their own thing with single-malts, or go the traditional route with great success.

They also featured Steve McCarthy of Clear Creek in Portland (OR). I admire the guy, and I've tasted his single-malt, which is very nice. If you're ever going to be in Portland on a Saturday, phonme ahead to get on the Saturday distillery tour. It's a good tour and the tasting is outstanding!
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