BLENDED SCOTCH WHISKIES
A blended scotch is a mix of both malt whiskiesand grain whiskies, sourced from several different distilleries.
SINGLE MALT SCOTCH WHISKY
To legally be called a single malt Scotch, the whisky must be distilled at a single distillery in Scotland, in a copper pot still from nothing other than malted barley, yeast and water. It must then be aged in an oak cask for at least three years and a day, and be bottled at no less than 40% abv.
blended malt whisky
A blended malt, formerly called a vatted malt, or pure malt, is a blend of different single malt whiskies from different distilleries.