Bourbon Vs. Whisky 101

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Impress your local whisky connoisseurs (or local bar flies) by checking out this quick guide on “Bourbon vs. Whisky,” courtesy of the fine folks at Maker’s Mark. You’d be amazed at the amount of differences between the two: For instance, did you know that in order for it to be legally concerned Bourbon, said whisky must be distilled in the U.S., made with over 51% corn mash (yum!) and be barreled at 125 proof max (62% ABV)? Well, now you know… and knowing is half the battle!

Check out the infographic and learn some other whisky fun facts after the break…

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(via Maker’s Mark)

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