Firstwatch // (bottled in South Africa), Canada
Firstwatch is a Canadian whisky available only in South Africa. It's distilled, blended, and aged in Canada before being shipped to South Africa where it gets bottled and distributed. This blended whiskey is bottled at 43% abv.
CanadianDISTILLED IN CANADA AND AGED IN BARRELS FOR AT LEAST THREE YEARS; OFTEN (BUT NOT ALWAYS) CANADIAN WHISKIES ARE BLENDS OF CORN, BARLEY, AND RYE WHISKIES WHICH WERE DISTILLED AND MATURED SEPARATELY. TRADITIONALLY, CANADIAN WHISKEY IS CALLED “RYE”, ALTHOUGH NO MINIMUM PERCENTAGE OF RYE-GRAIN WHISKY IS REQUIRED IN A BLEND.