Today is Nick Offerman’s favorite day (International Scotch Day), so it’s the best day to dip your toes (or lips) into the world of Scotch whisky. Perhaps, when you think about Scotch, you imagine gentleman in old timey garb, slowly sipping the drink while they sit in high backed chairs, smoking Sherlock Holmes-esque pipes. Well, if this is your image of Scotch, you’re really missing out.
If you still want to learn enough about Scotch to buy a bottle and converse socially about this whisky from Scotland, keep reading. It’s a little more grown up than your weekend of Jäger.