[ sing-guh l-mawlt ]
/ ˈsɪŋ gəlˌmɔlt /
(of whiskey, especially Scotch) made from unblended malt whiskey distilled at one distillery.
single-malt whiskey, especially Scotch.
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Origin of single-malt
First recorded in 1985–90
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