How many calories are in Whisky?
By a cocktail menu’s standards, very few indeed. In a Scotch which is 50% alcohol, we’re talking about 80 calories per 35ml.
What is a Dram of Whisky?
For all practical purposes, a dram just means “a wee bit” No one is holding a measuring spoon when they measure out their drams! But technically speaking, is a little less than a teaspoon of Scotch. To be more precise, it’s 1⁄8 of a fluid ounce or about 4 mL.
Scotch Whisky vs. Irish Whiskey: What's the Difference?
Scotch is typically made from malted barley, and other grains, in a copper pot still and matured for a minimum of three years. Irish Whiskey is typically made from unmalted barley, and other grains, in a copper pot still and matured for a minimum of three years.