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A Wine Lover’s Guide to Scotch

Unique among spirits, single-malt whiskies speak of place with a panorama of styles and flavors
Jack Bettridge
Issue: February 28, 2011

Wine Spectator explores the world of Scotch whisky—what distinguishes a well-stocked purveyor of fine wines is choice. But a growing cadre of enthusiasts drools over a march of new releases of whisky, while collectors bid on rarities at auction that can reap tens of thousands of dollars. As with fine wine, you can spend your life tasting and exploring.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 1, 2011.

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