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Encyclopedia > Tennessee whiskey

Tennessee whiskey is a type of American whiskey. This whiskey is generally similar to bourbon, in that it is composed of a mash of 51 - 79 per cent corn, or maize, and is aged in new, charred oak barrels for a minimum of two years. Whisky (or whiskey) is an alcoholic beverage distilled from grain, often including malt, which has then been aged in wooden barrels. ... Bourbon bottle, 19th century Bourbon is an American form of whiskey made from (pursuant to U.S. trade law) at least 51% corn, or maize, (typically about 70%) with the remainder being wheat and/or rye, and malted barley. ... Look up Mash in Wiktionary, the free dictionary Mash may refer to: Mobile Army Surgical Hospital. ... Binomial name Zea mays L. Maize (Zea mays ssp. ...


The difference between Bourbon and Tennessee whiskey is that Tennessee whiskey must undergo the Lincoln County Process. This process requires that the whiskey be filtered through an approximately 10 foot thick layer of maple charcoal. This step is considered to give the whiskey a distinctive flavor and also makes it unusually mild. The process itself is named for Lincoln County, Tennessee, which is where the Jack Daniel's distillery was originally located. In 1871, the Jack Daniel's distillery, and the surrounding area became part of the newly created Moore County. The Lincoln County Process is a process used in making Tennessee whiskies such as Jack Daniels and George Dickel. ... Range of Maples Species See List of Acer species Maples are trees or shrubs of the genus Acer. ... Charcoal is the blackish residue consisting of impure carbon obtained by removing water and other volatile constituents from animal and vegetation substances. ... Lincoln County is a county located in the state of Tennessee. ... Statue of Jack Daniel at the Distillery in November 2004. ... 1871 (MDCCCLXXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Statue of Jack Daniel at the Distillery in November 2004. ... Lynchburg is a consolidated city-county government whose boundaries coincide with those of Moore County, Tennessee. ... Moore County is a county located in the state of Tennessee. ...


Presently, there are only two brands of Tennessee whiskey: Jack Daniel's and George Dickel. Statue of Jack Daniel at the Distillery in November 2004. ... George Dickel is the name of a brand of Tennessee whiskey manufactured in Cascade Hollow, Tennessee, near Tullahoma. ...


List of Tennessee whiskies

George Dickel is the name of a brand of Tennessee whiskey manufactured in Cascade Hollow, Tennessee, near Tullahoma. ... The American Whiskey Trail provides an educational journey into the history and cultural heritage of distilled spirits in the United States. ... Statue of Jack Daniel at the Distillery in November 2004. ... The American Whiskey Trail provides an educational journey into the history and cultural heritage of distilled spirits in the United States. ...

See also

Corn whiskey is an American whiskey made from a mash made up of at least 80 percent maize, or corn. ... Shine Road The name tells the history of this back road in Hemingway, South Carolina Revenue men at the site of moonshine stills, Kentucky, 1911 or before Moonshining is the making of whiskey surreptitiously and illegally; this name came about because the activity of distilling whiskey unlawfully was usually done... Strathisla whisky distillery in Keith, Scotland Distillation is a method of separation of substances based on differences in their volatilities. ... The American Whiskey Trail provides an educational journey into the history and cultural heritage of distilled spirits in the United States. ...

External link

  • The Whisky Guide

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Tennessee whiskey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (238 words)
Tennessee whiskey is a type of American whiskey.
This whiskey is generally similar to bourbon, in that it is composed of a mash of 51 - 80 per cent corn, or maize, and is aged in new, charred oak barrels for a minimum of two years.
The difference between Bourbon and Tennessee whiskey is that Tennessee whiskey must undergo the Lincoln County Process.
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