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How Taiwan became a whiskey powerhouse

Whiskey – or ‘whisky’ as you’re outside Ireland or America – has a 1,000-year-long history. According to legend, Irish monks travelling to Mediterranean countries encountered the fundamentals of distilling and introduced the technique on their return. The Irish and Scots have both staked claim to whiskey’s origins, but certainly the Scots were the first to produce […]