Most whisky drinkers still prefer single malts and Islay is the favoured region, according to our whisky survey.
Over 650 people answered a range of questions about our national spirit in our survey with the results detailed below.
Here are some of the highlights:
The growth in popularity of Irish whiskies was also shown with it being the most popular whisky outside Scotch - above US and Japanese whiskies.
Our respondents were a sociable bunch with 66.8% preferring to drink whisky with friends and family.