whisky vs whiskey

whisky whiskey

Definitions

  • 1) An alcoholic liquor distilled from fermented grain and usually aged in in oak barrels
  • 2) A drink of this liquor.
  • 3) (Zoöl.) the Canada jay (Perisoreus Canadensis). It is noted for its fearless and familiar habits when it frequents the camps of lumbermen in the winter season. Its color is dull grayish blue, lighter beneath. Called also moose bird.
  • 4) See under Crooked.
  • 5) An intoxicating liquor distilled from grain, potatoes, etc., especially in Scotland, Ireland, and the United States. In the United States, whisky is generally distilled from maize, rye, or wheat, but in Scotland and Ireland it is often made from malted barley.
  • 6) corn whisky made in Bourbon County, Kentucky.
  • 7) a liquor made from fermented mash of grain
  • 8) A kind of light gig or one-horse chaise. Sometimes called tim-whisky.
  • 9) An ardent spirit, distilled chiefly from grain.

Definitions

  • 1) Ireland, US A liquor distilled from thefermented mash of grain (as rye, corn, or barley).
  • 2) The letter W in the ICAO spelling alphabet.
  • 3) Ireland, US A drink of whiskey.
  • 4) An alcoholic liquor distilled from grain, such as corn, rye, or barley, and containing approximately 40 to 50 percent ethyl alcohol by volume.
  • 5) A drink of such liquor.
  • 6) Same as whisky, a liquor.
  • 7) A light carriage built for rapid motion; -- called also tim-whiskey.
  • 8) a liquor made from fermented mash of grain
  • 9) See whisky, whiskified.

Examples

  • 1) It is still possible to enjoy the aroma of fine wine or rustic whisky.
  • 2) His father in his last years drank a bottle of whisky a day.
  • 3) The man then looked in a box that had contained a bottle of whisky and found more coins.
  • 4) Personalised wine and whisky is where it's at.
  • 5) There is the opportunity to extend the platform to other makers of malt whisky.
  • 6) Is it possible to become drunk by lying in a bath of whisky without drinking any?
  • 7) Where to begin with single malt whisky?
  • 8) One or two were swigging from a whisky bottle.
  • 9) That is precisely the concern of many in the whisky industry.
  • 10) whisky and ginger wine is good at this time of the year.
  • 11) There is no combination in the world quite like haggis and great malt whisky.
  • 12) Serve in a whisky glass and add the bitters.
  • 13) Two small glasses of wine or four single whiskies could have the same effect.
  • 14) But he said when he wanted to lose weight he switched from beer to wine and whisky.
  • 15) My only vice now is single malt whisky.
  • 16) He also has taught me how to drink whisky without throwing up.
  • 17) Prepare to weep into your whisky glass.
  • 18) Take the single malt whisky flavour map.
  • 19) An empty bottle of whisky was found in the buggy.
  • 20) Followed by sticky toffee pudding with malt whisky ice cream.
  • 21) The very best stuff is aged for years and is similar in price to malt whisky or fine wine.
  • 22) As any fool knows, grain whisky is cheap rubbish.
  • 23) The whisky industry supports many permanent residents, which means fewer second homes are available.
  • 24) The Indian whisky industry is very strong.
  • 25) Action three Stop drinking whisky with dinner.
  • 26) One can imagine the glass of whisky, a fire burning in the hearth.
  • 27) ‘When they returned home they took bottles of whisky and vodka back with them and another row ensued.’
  • 28) ‘We take our water and mix it with malted barley or grain to make a drink called whisky.’
  • 29) ‘Maymond later told officers he had had six cans of lager, a bottle of whisky and had smoked a joint.’
  • 30) ‘Staff gave her a choice of gin, vodka or whisky, before she was given two cupfuls to drink immediately.’
  • 31) ‘The vodka and whisky is flowing and it's just about time to chill out on the sofa with a good film.’
  • 32) ‘They had spent part of the evening with him at a local man's home where the host had produced a bottle of whisky.’
  • 33) ‘My excessive nerves were rewarded with a hip flask and a half bottle of whisky.’
  • 34) ‘One night Stephens mixed a vast quantity of sleeping pills with a bottle of whisky.’
  • 35) ‘The winner will be decided on Sunday and sent a gallon bottle of Famous Grouse whisky.’
  • 36) ‘She found a girl lying on a pile of clothes with a bottle of whisky in her hand.’
  • 37) ‘J&B Rare contains around 40 whiskies including the single malts Knockando and Tamdhu.’
  • 38) ‘Orkney's Highland Park whisky has come out top in a competition run by whisky Magazine.’
  • 39) ‘Vintner receipts show he bought dozens of bottles of cognac and a similar amount of whisky.’
  • 40) ‘Vodka, though, continues to be the spirit of the hour, outselling gin and close to whisky.’
  • 41) ‘Food-wise you can order Thai green curries or braised shank of lamb while the drinks, though pricey, run the gamut from fine cognacs and whiskeys to classic Martinis and shots.’
  • 42) ‘They do have some local beers and whisky and a range of soft drinks and juices, however.’
  • 43) ‘He did not follow a strict diet but cut out beer, whisky and cakes for the 40 days of Lent.’
  • 44) ‘I found the only thing that numbed the pain was whisky, so I began drinking a bottle a day.’
  • 45) ‘Drinks range from fine rums and whiskies to brandy, while art works and coffee table books add to an ambience of exclusive sophistication.’
  • 46) ‘A single blended brand can contain as many as 75 different straight whiskies and neutral spirits.’
  • 47) ‘He went to the bar and ordered a whiskey for him and a screwdriver for her.’
  • 48) ‘Over a whiskey in the bar at the Hilton Hotel in Wilmington we chatted about music.’
  • 49) ‘Some of this will be directed towards America, which is set to become the largest export market for Irish whiskey in 2004.’
  • 50) ‘He took a sip of the whiskey as a waiter placed a tray of appetizers on their table.’
  • 51) ‘She knew when her father came in and she smelled the whiskey that this had to happen tonight.’

Examples

  • 1) They were presented with four bottles of whiskey before their performance.
  • 2) She had passed out after downing a bottle of whiskey.
  • 3) Most of the other leading American whiskey producers are out of reach.
  • 4) I poured some whiskey into a glass and raised it to my lips.
  • 5) It made whiskey and beer.
  • 6) Heavy on atmosphere and meaningful glances, it is life through a whiskey glass, darkly.
  • 7) American whiskey made the most gains, with a rise of 39 per cent.
  • 8) The average citizen in 1830 was getting through 88 bottles of whiskey a year.
  • 9) The medals were sold with photographs and a letter and bottle of whiskey from the Prince of Wales.
  • 10) The bottle of whiskey I'd opened after dinner was half empty.
  • 11) ‘When they returned home they took bottles of whisky and vodka back with them and another row ensued.’
  • 12) ‘We take our water and mix it with malted barley or grain to make a drink called whisky.’
  • 13) ‘Maymond later told officers he had had six cans of lager, a bottle of whisky and had smoked a joint.’
  • 14) ‘Staff gave her a choice of gin, vodka or whisky, before she was given two cupfuls to drink immediately.’
  • 15) ‘The vodka and whisky is flowing and it's just about time to chill out on the sofa with a good film.’
  • 16) ‘They had spent part of the evening with him at a local man's home where the host had produced a bottle of whisky.’
  • 17) ‘My excessive nerves were rewarded with a hip flask and a half bottle of whisky.’
  • 18) ‘One night Stephens mixed a vast quantity of sleeping pills with a bottle of whisky.’
  • 19) ‘The winner will be decided on Sunday and sent a gallon bottle of Famous Grouse whisky.’
  • 20) ‘She found a girl lying on a pile of clothes with a bottle of whisky in her hand.’
  • 21) ‘J&B Rare contains around 40 whiskies including the single malts Knockando and Tamdhu.’
  • 22) ‘Orkney's Highland Park whisky has come out top in a competition run by Whisky Magazine.’
  • 23) ‘Vintner receipts show he bought dozens of bottles of cognac and a similar amount of whisky.’
  • 24) ‘Vodka, though, continues to be the spirit of the hour, outselling gin and close to whisky.’
  • 25) ‘Food-wise you can order Thai green curries or braised shank of lamb while the drinks, though pricey, run the gamut from fine cognacs and whiskeys to classic Martinis and shots.’
  • 26) ‘They do have some local beers and whisky and a range of soft drinks and juices, however.’
  • 27) ‘He did not follow a strict diet but cut out beer, whisky and cakes for the 40 days of Lent.’
  • 28) ‘I found the only thing that numbed the pain was whisky, so I began drinking a bottle a day.’
  • 29) ‘Drinks range from fine rums and whiskies to brandy, while art works and coffee table books add to an ambience of exclusive sophistication.’
  • 30) ‘A single blended brand can contain as many as 75 different straight whiskies and neutral spirits.’
  • 31) ‘He went to the bar and ordered a whiskey for him and a screwdriver for her.’
  • 32) ‘Over a whiskey in the bar at the Hilton Hotel in Wilmington we chatted about music.’
  • 33) ‘Some of this will be directed towards America, which is set to become the largest export market for Irish whiskey in 2004.’
  • 34) ‘He took a sip of the whiskey as a waiter placed a tray of appetizers on their table.’
  • 35) ‘She knew when her father came in and she smelled the whiskey that this had to happen tonight.’
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