List of whisky brands

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A selection of Bourbons and Tennessee whiskeys offered at a liquor store in Decatur, Georgia
A glass of whiskey on the rocks (with ice)

This is a list of whisky brands arranged by country of origin and style. Whisky (or whiskey)[1] is a type of distilled alcoholic beverage made from fermented grain mash. Different grains are used for different varieties, including barley, malted barley, rye, malted rye, wheat, and corn. Whisky is typically aged in wooden casks, made generally of charred white oak.

American whiskey[edit]

Main article: American whiskey

Thirteen large distilleries produce over 99% of whiskey made in the US. These are the following distilleries: Barton, Booker Noe, Brown-Forman, Buffalo Trace, Four Roses, George Dickel, Heaven Hill, Jack Daniel's, Jim Beam, Maker's Mark, MGP Indiana, Wild Turkey, and Woodford Reserve.[citation needed]

Bourbon[edit]

Main article: Bourbon whiskey

Kentucky bourbon[edit]

The production line at the Maker's Mark distillery

(listed alphabetically by brand ownership and name and location of distillery. The brand owner is included if different, style notes)

A bottle of Heaven Hill "Black" Bourbon

Tennessee whiskey[edit]

Main article: Tennessee whiskey
George Dickel Tennessee whiskey

Other bourbon[edit]

Corn whiskey[edit]

Main article: Corn whiskey
  • 12 Volts Moonshine, Port Chilkoot Distillery, Haines, Alaska
  • Alaska Outlaw, Alaska Distillery, Wasilla, Alaska
  • Buffalo Trace White Dog - Mash #1
  • Copper Run Distillery Walnut Shade, Missouri
  • Georgia Moon Corn Whiskey, Heaven Hill Distilleries, Bardstown, Kentucky
  • Hirsch Selection Special Reserve, Anchor Dsitilling Company, San Francisco, California[11]
  • Kings County Distillery Corn Whiskey, Kings County Distillery Brooklyn, New York
  • Mellow Corn Kentucky Straight Corn Whiskey, Heaven Hill Distilleries, Bardstown, Kentucky
  • Midnight Moon Moonshine, Piedmont Distillers, Madison, North Carolina
  • Palmetto Moonshine, Anderson, South Carolina
  • RoughStock Sweet Corn Whiskey, RoughStock Distillery, Bozeman, Montana[12]
  • Pinckney Bend Distillery, New Haven, MO[13]
  • Silver Lightning Moonshine - Ascendant Spirits, Inc., Buellton, CA
  • Silver Sweet Corn Whiskey, The Indiana Whiskey Company, South Bend, IN [14]
  • Thunderbeast Storm Moonshine Corn Whiskey, Mad Buffalo Distillery, Union, Missouri[10]
  • Ole Smoky, Ole Smoky Distillery, Gatlinburg, Tennessee
  • Louisiana Lightning Clear Sour Mash Whiskey

Rye whiskey[edit]

Main article: Rye whiskey

Malt whiskey[edit]

Wheat whiskey[edit]

Blended whiskey[edit]

Australian whisky[edit]

Main article: Australian whisky

Australia produces a number of single malt whiskies. Tasmanian whiskies in particular are receiving global attention. Australian whiskies are winning an increasing number of global whisky awards and medals, including for example in the World Whiskies Awards and Jim Murray's Whisky Bible 'Liquid Gold Awards'.[22][23]

Australian whisky distilleries include:[24][25]

Canadian whisky[edit]

Main article: Canadian whisky
Bottles of Canadian Club Whisky for sale at a liquor store in Iizaka, Fukushima, Japan
  • Highwood Distillery, High River, Alberta
    • Centennial 10 Year Old Rye Whisky
    • Highwood Canadian Rye Whisky
    • Saskatchewan Wheatland Rye Whisky
    • 15 year plus Century Reserve
    • Century Reserve 21 year old
    • White Owl White Whisky
  • Williams & Churchill Ltd., Quebec/Alberta
    • Danfield's Small Batch

English whisky[edit]

Main article: English Whisky

Finnish whisky[edit]

Main article: Finnish whisky

German whisky[edit]

Main article: German whisky
  • Bellerhof
    • Danne's Schwäbischer Whisky vom Bellerhof, formerly Bellerhof-Whisky
  • Blaue Maus Whisky-Destillerie
    • Grüner Hund Vintage 1991
    • Blaue Maus Vintage 1993
    • Krottentaler Vintage 1994
    • Schwarzer Pirat Vintage 1995
    • Spinnaker 1997
  • Gruel
    • Gruel Single Grain Whisky
  • Höhler
    • Whessky, Irish Style
    • Whessky, Scottish Style Single Malt
    • Whessky, Rye Style
    • Whessky, Bourbon Style
  • Rabel
    • Schwäbischer Whisky
    • Whisky von der Alb (Spelt Whisky)
  • Slyrs
    • Slyrs Bavarian Single Malt

Indian whisky[edit]

Main article: Indian whisky
Bagpiper whisky advertisement painted on a liquor store wall in Pondicherry

Indian single malts[edit]

Irish whiskey[edit]

Main article: Irish whiskey

Irish single malts[edit]

Bushmills whiskey on display at the Old Bushmills Distillery

Single pot still whiskeys[edit]

Blended Irish whiskeys[edit]

Single grain Irish whiskeys[edit]

Japanese whisky[edit]

Main article: Japanese whisky

Scotch whisky[edit]

Main article: Scotch whisky

Single malt scotch[edit]

Main article: Single malt Scotch

Campbeltown Single Malts[edit]

Highland Single Malts[edit]

Main article: Highland Single Malts

Island Single Malts[edit]

Main article: Island Single Malts

Islay Single Malts[edit]

Main article: Islay Single Malts

Lowland Single Malts[edit]

Main article: Lowland Single Malts

Speyside Single Malts[edit]

Main article: Speyside Single Malts

Grain Scotch whisky[edit]

Blended Scotch whisky[edit]

Independent bottlers of Scotch whisky[edit]

South African whisky[edit]

  • Bain's Cape Mountain Whisky[68]
  • Knights Whisky[69]
  • Three Ships Whisky[70]
  • Draymans Highveld Single Malt[71]

Swedish whisky[edit]

Main article: Swedish whisky

Welsh whisky[edit]

Main article: Welsh whisky

Other whiskies[edit]

A bottle of Mackmyra Den första utgåvan (first edition) and boxes

See also[edit]

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