Indian Whisky production is huge in volume, but not much of it is known outside its domestic market. However, Amrut
and Paul Distilleries
have been creating award-winning Whiskies for years now and are well worth your attention.
have been making distilled beverages for over six decades and their high quality single malt played an important role in putting Indian Whisky on the world Whisky map and in the glasses of Whisky connoiseurs, Bill Murray of Whisky Bible included.
Paul John single malts
are another Indian Whisky name with great recognition. John Distilleries
was established in 1992 in Goa, and started single malt production in 2008.
Both distilleries use Indian barley for their Whisky that yields less alcohol, but adds a lot of flavor. Due to maturing in hot climate, a lot of it is lost to angels during maturation process, but what's left is nice, very nice.
Thirsty for more? Check out Indian distilleries!