SideBlog: The Chemistry of Whiskey by Doug Winship 27 April science Sideblog Whiskey Infographic Poster: The Chemistry of Whiskey. Cis-3-methyl-4-octanolide says, “You’re welcome, bourbon lovers!” (H/T: @LikeCool) Related NO COMMENT Add Comment Click here to cancel the replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.