It matters what you drink: Diageo took scotch out of Scotland & tax out of our pocket

How drinks giants spirited away Johnnie Walker label from UK tax liabilities by a technique known as outward domestication

Despite my attention to occupational identity, we are still to a large extent what we consume – not just molecularly but also politically and economically. If you must (and why not?) drink whisky, stick with the Robertson Trust’s Edrington Group products: Famous Grouse, Cutty Sark, Highland Park and the Macallan. So many ways not to go wrong 😉

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