A Beginner’s Guide To Whiskey [Infographic]

Bourbon is whiskey. Rye is whiskey. Scotch is whiskey. But that doesn’t mean they are interchangeable. Same with Irish, Japanese and Tennessee whiskeys. Each has its own unique flavor from differences in the mash recipe or aging process and each appeals to different tastes. Unfortunately, a lot of folks don’t bother learning the differences and after trying a smoky scotch, they decide that whiskey is not for them — despite the prevalence of sweeter and smoother whiskeys. So if you don’t know a Jameson from a Jim Beam, check out the infographic below from Invaluable and begin your incredible journey through the world of whiskey.

Source: Invaluable