Whiskey Deconstructed Part Three: Barreling and Aging

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To announce their new online whiskey recommendation service and social community, Distiller put together this set of diagrams laying out the whiskey making process Part One tackled The Mash and Part Two looked into Distillation. We’re wrapping up the three part series today.

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The final stage of Whiskey creation is what lifts the brown spirit above mere corn whiskey or Moonshine. It’s the Barreling and Aging process that turns alcohol into something much more sophisticated.