Fun Facts About Whiskey
By Alex, July 26, 2013, In Blog
- Approximately 2% of the volume of each whisky cask is lost in evaporation. This is known as the angel’s share. This would make the angels the world’s largest distillers.
- Whisky is drunk in over 200 countries worldwide making it the world’s most popular spirit.
- Before the 1970s only a dozen distilleries bottled their own whiskies while all other distilleries used independent bottlers.
- As one of the world’s most popular whiskies, more than 4 bottles of Johnnie Walker are consumed every second, and more than 120 million bottles are sold every year in more than 200 countries
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