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World’s ‘Most Expensive’ Whisky At $10,000 Per Shot Exposed to Be A Fake

A Chinese businessman happened to have a shot of the fake whisky.

No matter how well the truth is kept hidden, there will come a time that the lies and deceit will be exposed. For one hotelier at a Swiss hotel, there was just something awfully fishy about the authenticity of a bottle of whisky sold at his hotel that he had to have experts intervene.

A dram from the Macallan 1878 bottle is said to be the most expensive brand of whisky in the world. One bottle cost $300,000 and Chinese businessman happened to pay $10,000 for a single shot in July 2017 at the Waldhaus Hotel in St. Moritz in Switzerland. News of this expensive drink made rounds but for hotelier Sandro Bernasconi, something’s just not right.

Bernasconi thought something’s fishy about the costly Macallan bottle in his hotel.

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The hotelier ended up asking whisky experts to investigate the malt.

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A sample of the drink was sent to a lab at Oxford University for testing and it brought shocking results. According to carbon dating results, the booze is found to be a regular blended Scotch made between 1970 and 1972. That means the whiskey is a hundred years younger than initially claimed.

Bernasconi’s father, who was the manager of the hotel some 25 years ago, bought the bottle and it had remained unopened throughout years. The source of the bottle remains unclear but as reported in NY Post, the bottle was said to be “guaranteed absolutely pure by Roderick Kemp, proprietor, Macallan and Talisker Distilleries Ltd.”

However, when experts at Rare Whisky 101 (RW101) investigated, they found that the bottle was the same ones that were manufactured in 2002. Also, this certain “Kemp” guy didn’t own Macallan and Talisker simultaneously. Worse, “Macallan and Talisker Distilleries Ltd” never existed in the whiskey industry records.

Further lab tests found that the drink was a blend of 60% malt and 40% grain.

Not a single malt was found.

But it’s too late; Wei had already paid $10,000 for a single shot.

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Wei, who is one of the highest-paid online writers in China, had a taste of the whisky when he was vacationing at the Swiss hotel with his grandmother. He wrote about the experience on the Chinese website, Weibo.

But Bernasconi himself didn’t feel right about the expensive booze. After learning about the truth, he flew to China personally to apologize to Wei and reimburse the amount that he paid for.

“When it comes to selling our customers some of the world’s rarest and oldest whiskies, we felt it was our duty to ensure that our stock is 100 percent authentic and the real deal,” Bernasconi said.


These Images Of Bearded Men Will Have You Reaching For The Razor In No Time

Spicing up the No-Shave November tradition, one beard at a time.

One of the most popular traditions for men is the No-Shave November. For those of you who don’t know, No-Shave November is a month-long tradition in which the male participants don’t shave their beards in order to raise cancer awareness worldwide. It’s a fun and exciting way to promote our support for cancer patients and well, beards are fun.

In order to spice things up a bit, some participants of No-Shave November decided to post pictures that showcase some creative ways to shave your beard. Get your testosterone levels soaring with these hilarious images of beards that will have you reaching for the razor in no time.

1. This man’s beard is connected to his nipples. Never thought I’d write that sentence.

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Shocking Footage Shows Miami Cop Punching Unruly Female Fan

While some condemned the police offer, others believe she deserved it.

A shocking footage featuring a female American football fan is currently generating a lot of buzz online. She can be seen being punched by a male police officer, who opted to remove her from the game. This happened during the Hurricane’s victory over Virginia Tech (28-10) in Hard Rock Stadium in Miami.

Reports have it that the fan got quite unruly during the game. Subsequently, a group of cops went to escort her out of the stadium. But as they picked her up, she tried taking a swing at one of the officers. The police on the receiving end also decided to throw a punch back at her.

The woman by the name of Bridget Freitas began to lash out at one of the officers.

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Lip Reduction Is The Frightening Plastic Surgery Trend Today

Kylie lips no longer a fad! Thank God!

While some people follow the footsteps of Kylie Jenner in enhancing their lips, others choose to be on a smaller side. Instagram is crowded with frightening photos of people that undergo lip reduction. Lip reduction is a cosmetic procedure that aims to reduce the size of the lips.

Yes, gone are the days of thick lips and say hi to thin pouts. The procedure entails removing the skin from the lips along the dry-wet border of the vermillion" and using stitches to create a new lip line. The result is a smaller, thinner pout.

Lip reduction is a surgery that is slowly gaining popularity

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