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sour mash Syllabification: sour mash

Definition of sour mash in English:


1A mash used in distilling certain malt whiskeys.
1.1Whiskey distilled from this.
Example sentences
  • Most American straight whiskies are sour mash.
  • Straight, blended, bourbon, rye or sour mash, people are drinking whiskey neat, in highballs and cocktails.
  • Parker was a whiskey drinker, preferring sour mash to scotch, and preferred the quart to the shot.
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