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A selection of Bourbons and Tennessee whiskeys offered at a liquor store in Decatur, Georgia

This is a list of whisky brands arranged by country of origin and style. Whisky (or whiskey)[1] is a type of distilled alcoholic beverage made from fermented grain mash. Different grains are used for different varieties, including barley, malted barley, rye, malted rye, wheat, and corn. Whisky is typically aged in wooden casks, made generally of charred white oak.

American whiskeyEdit

Thirteen large distilleries owned by eight companies produce over 99% of the whiskey made in the U.S.[2]

Of the thirteen, ten are in Kentucky, two are in Tennessee, and one is in Indiana. The three states are grouped together in the east-central mainland region of the United States.


Kentucky bourbonEdit

The production line at the Maker's Mark distillery

Brands are listed alphabetically by brand ownership and the name and location of the distillery. The brand owner is included if different.

A bottle of Heaven Hill "Black" Bourbon

Tennessee whiskeyEdit

Other bourbonEdit

Corn whiskeyEdit

Rye whiskeyEdit

A bottle of American Old Overholt rye whiskey

Malt whiskeyEdit

Wheat whiskeyEdit

Blended whiskeyEdit

Australian whiskyEdit

Australia produces a number of single malt whiskies. Tasmanian whiskies in particular were the first to receive global attention. Australian whiskies are winning an increasing number of global whisky awards and medals, including for example in the World Whiskies Awards and Jim Murray's Whisky Bible 'Liquid Gold Awards'.[17][18]. Mainland Australian whiskies are also obtaining global recognition, in particular a West Australian whisky.[19][20]

Australian whisky distilleries include:[21][22]

Canadian whiskyEdit

Bottles of Canadian Club Whisky for sale at a liquor store in Iizaka, Fukushima, Japan

English whiskyEdit

Finnish whiskyEdit

French whiskyEdit

  • Armorik Single Malt – Warenghem Distilleries, Brittany
  • Bastille
  • Glann Ar More Distillery Brands (Brittany)
    • Glann Ar Mor Single Malt
    • Kornog Single Malt
  • P&M – Domaine Mavela, Corsica
  • Rozelieures Single Malt – Distillery Grallet-Dupic, Lorraine
  • Vicomte Single Malt
  • Vercors Distillery

German whiskyEdit

  • Schlitzer Destillerie
    • Glen Slitisa
    • Schlitzer Burgen
  • Bellerhof
    • Danne's Schwäbischer Whisky vom Bellerhof, formerly Bellerhof-Whisky
  • Blaue Maus Whisky-Destillerie
    • Blaue Maus Vintage 1993
    • Grüner Hund Vintage 1991
    • Krottentaler Vintage 1994
    • Schwarzer Pirat Vintage 1995
    • Spinnaker 1997
  • Coillmór
    • Coillmór Single Malt Whisky
  • Gruel
    • Gruel Single Grain Whisky
  • Höhler
    • Whessky, Bourbon Style
    • Whessky, Irish Style
    • Whessky, Rye Style
    • Whessky, Scottish Style Single Malt
  • Home of The Glen Els – Hammerschmiede 1250
    • The Alrik, 100% Woodsmoked
    • The Glen Els,
  • Rabel
    • Schwäbischer Whisky
    • Whisky von der Alb (Spelt Whisky)
  • Reiner Mösslein
    • Fränkischer Whiskey
  • Slyrs
    • Slyrs Bavarian Single Malt
  • Sonnenschein
  • Volker Theurer
    • Black Horse Original Ammertal Malt & Grain Whisky

Indian whiskyEdit

Irish whiskeyEdit

Three Irish whiskeys

Irish single maltsEdit

Single pot still whiskeysEdit

Blended Irish whiskeysEdit

Single grain Irish whiskeysEdit

Japanese whiskyEdit

A bottle of Japanese Yamazaki whisky

New Zealand whiskyEdit

Scotch whiskyEdit

Dalwhinnie whisky

Single malt scotchEdit

Campbeltown single maltsEdit

Highland single maltsEdit

Island single maltsEdit

Islay single maltsEdit

Lowland single maltsEdit

Speyside single maltsEdit

Grain Scotch whiskyEdit

Blended Malt Scotch whiskyEdit

A blend of two or more Single Malt Scotch Whiskies, with no Grain Whisky.[29]

Blended Scotch whiskyEdit

Independent bottlers of Scotch whiskyEdit

South African whiskyEdit

Spanish whiskyEdit

Welsh whiskyEdit

Other whiskiesEdit

A bottle of Mackmyra Den första utgåvan (first edition) and boxes

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Oxford English Dictionary, Second Edition: "In modern trade usage, Scotch whisky and Irish whiskey are thus distinguished in spelling; whisky is the usual spelling in Britain and whiskey that in the U.S."
  2. ^ Albala, Ken, ed. (2015). The SAGE Encyclopedia of Food Issues. SAGE Publications.
  3. ^ a b Old Rip Van Winkle Archived 2011-01-15 at the Wayback Machine, Joint venture description on company web site. (Accessed January 2011)
  4. ^ Whisk(ey) Archived 2013-05-04 at the Wayback Machine brand list at Diageo web site
  5. ^ Crumbie, Trey (January 26, 2017). "'Super-premium' Kentucky Owl bourbon bought, to be available nationally". Lexington Herald-Leader. Lexington, Kentucky. Retrieved December 4, 2017.
  6. ^ Patton, Janet (January 26, 2017). "New lakeside bourbon complex will cost $150 million. See what it will include". Lexington Herald-Leader. Lexington, Kentucky. Retrieved December 4, 2017.
  7. ^ a b Olmsted, Larry (May 19, 2015). "A Bold New Rye Whisky From Canada's Rye Expert". Forbes Magazine. Retrieved November 20, 2015.
  8. ^ "Homepage » Dad's Hat Rye". Dad's Hat Rye.
  9. ^ "George Washington's Mount Vernon Distillery & Gristmill". Mount Vernon Ladies' Association. Retrieved 21 October 2013.
  10. ^ "Our Spirits Offerings – Tuthilltown Spirits". Tuthilltown Spirits.
  11. ^ a b c [ Rich Grain Corn Whiskey Rich Grain Distillery, Canton Mississippi RoughStock Distillery] official website.
  12. ^ Blue Ridge Distilling official website.
  13. ^ New Holland Brewing Website
  14. ^ "Swift Single Malt". Swift Whiskey.
  15. ^ Westland Distillery official website.
  16. ^ TOPO Distillery official website.
  17. ^ Colquhoun, Steve (21 March 2014). "Tassie whisky named world's best single malt". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 23 March 2014.
  18. ^ "Tasmania Distillery's Sullivans Cove takes world whisky title for single malt". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 21 March 2014. Retrieved 23 March 2014.
  19. ^ Brammer, Jenna (6 April 2017). "WA Drop named 'Best International Whisky in the World'". West Australian Newspaper. Retrieved 18 January 2018.
  20. ^ Adsti, Saskia (2 November 2017). "Peat the Secret to Winning Drop". West Australian Newspaper. Retrieved 18 January 2018.
  21. ^ "Australian whisky distilleries". Archived from the original on October 7, 2012. Retrieved June 30, 2015.
  22. ^ "Closed Australian whisky distilleries". Archived from the original on September 7, 2012. Retrieved June 30, 2015.
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  24. ^ "Officer's Choice, McDowell's No1, Celebration, Honey Bee and Old Tavern top global liquor chart". timesofindia-economictimes.
  25. ^ a b c d "The History of New Zealand Whisky", New Zealand Whisky Company website. Retrieved 11 April 2014.
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  28. ^ "Craigellachie – Scotch malt whisky distillery profile".
  29. ^ 2009 No.2890 Food - The Scotch Whisky Regulations 2009
  30. ^ "Angels Nectar".
  31. ^ Jim Murray's Whisky Bible
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  33. ^ Jim Murray's Whisky Bible
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  37. ^ Jim Murray's Whisky Bible
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  39. ^ Jim Murray's Whisky Bible
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  42. ^ Malt Whisky Yearbook 2014

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