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India And The Future Of Whiskey

The Next Big Market For Whiskey Is India, Not China By Richard Thomas As China’s economy took off during the 1990s, the meme of China as “the next big thing” gathered a momentum that, if anything, outpaced the country’s stratospheric growth. The idea that China was the place to do business, whatever the business actually was, penetrated literally everything. Nevermind ...

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Homemade Cinnamon Whiskey

By Richard Thomas The boozy liquid candy known as Fireball Cinnamon Whisky has taken America by storm, and spawned a gaggle of imitators. Maybe that popularity has left you curious about what the fuss is all about, but at the same time the way your fellow whiskey-drinking friends scoff at Fireball as the thing only sorority girls drink deters you ...

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Russia Bringing On Stoli Whiskey

By Richard Thomas A Russian liquor company intends to introduce its own low-priced whiskey and undercut foreign imports, according to an article that appeared in Kommersant. The aftermath of falling energy prices and tit-for-tat trade battles between the Kremlin and the West stemming from the Ukrainian Crisis has put a clamp on whiskey sales in Russia. The single largest constraint ...

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Whisky And Porn Intersect Again At By-X

By Richard Thomas Dutch company By-X has co-mingled the worlds of whisky and porn with their Whisky By X. Launched in early 2014, the company sells whiskies bottled after the content has supposedly been poured over the bodies of adult models and performers. This idea isn’t new to longtime readers of The Whiskey Reviewer, who will be acquainted with GSpirits ...

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