Definition of sour mash in English:

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sour mash


[mass noun] US
1A mash used in distilling certain malt whiskeys.
1.1Whiskey distilled using sour mash.
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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