The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #143590   Message #3464550
Posted By: Steve Shaw
11-Jan-13 - 12:24 PM
Thread Name: BS: Question about Scotch
Subject: RE: BS: Question about Scotch
Tattie Bogle, I hate to tell you this, but the colour of malt whiskies is "harmonised" (in other words, standardised) using caramel, E150a. Producers can't rely on wooden casks to provide the consistency of colour that they imagine we consumers demand.