• Laboratory Finds 21 of 55 ‘Rare' Scotch Whiskies to be Fake

    3 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    Twenty-one out of 55 bottles of “rare” Scotch whiskies tested at a specialist laboratory in Scotland have been discovered to be fake. Conducted at the Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre in East Kilbride, the tests found the bottles to be “outright fakes or whiskies not distilled in the year declared,” BBC reports .
    Whisky broker Rare Whisky 101 submitted the samples for testing following concerns of a growing number of fake whisky flooding the secondary market. The bottles were selected at random from auction houses, private collections, and retailers.
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