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World’s most expensive whisky?

Oct. × ’11

Marking another milestone in the transformation of whisky as a drink to whisky as a collectible, a Chinese businessman bought the last remaining bottle of 62 year old Dalmore at Changi Airport in Singapore for £125,000. A 62 year old Dalmore had previously changed hands at the Pennyhill Park Hotel in Surrey, UK for £32,000 […]

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Reuters reports on Whisky in China

Sep. × ’11

Reuters published an article titled “Status in a bottle” on whisky consumption in China. Nothing much new – again reinforcing the often heard ideas about why whisky is becoming more popular over here. I’d like to see these views challenged from time to time, but can’t really argue with the overall view. Key quote: “In […]

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