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Delbert McClinton Revitalizes ‘50s Drinking Anthem “One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer,” out now

The “Godfather of Americana Music” is bringing the boogie to 2022 with his latest single “One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer.” Originally made famous by Amos Millburn (‘53) and John Lee Hooker (‘66), the iconic drinking anthem is soulfully reinvented today by 81-year-old living legend Delbert McClinton. With his smooth, charming voice backed by bouncy […]

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Scotch whisky, drinking seawater & the ‘green Bitcoin’ wave | DW | 17.03.2022

Environment As the climate heats up, we hear about the dry future predicted for one of Scotland’s best known exports. We travel to East Africa, where Somalians — desperate for climate aid — are taking the salt out of seawater to solve worrisome water shortages. We also ask how — indeed, if — clean Bitcoin […]

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Pope Francis censored by Vatican staff after calling Scotch whiskey ‘the real holy water’

POPE FRANCIS has been censored by Vatican staff after calling a bottle of Scotch Whisky ‘the real holy water’ for a BBC documentary about Scottish seminarians in Rome. Read more here Daily Express :: World Feed

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US axes Trump-era Scotch whisky tariffs for four months in bid to resolve aircraft trade war with UK

The US said on Thursday it will suspend 25 percent tariffs on Scotch whisky and retaliatory import taxes on other UK products in a bid to resolve the two parties’ on-going transatlantic trade row due to aircraft subsidies. Then-US President Donald Trump slapped the UK and other EU member states with tariffs on whisky, wine, […]