Definition of grain whiskey in English:

Share this entry

grain whiskey

noun

Whiskey made mainly from corn and barley.
Example sentences
  • It is made up of 40 different single malt and grain whiskeys all of which are aged at least 12 years.
  • Irish whiskeys are usually blends of single malt and single grain whiskeys produced in Ireland.
  • This lighter, more drinkable grain whiskey extended the appeal of whiskey to a considerably wider consumer market.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: grain whis·key

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.