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Artificial 'tongue' that can distinguish between whiskies

Scientists have built a miniature taster that can tell between different aged whiskies.

07 Aug 2019 12:46 PM

Here's why you should not drink whisky neat

Study found when whisky is diluted then more of the guaiacol compound can be found at the surface of the drink, thus enhancing its taste.

07 May 2018 11:22 AM

Whiskey in the jar’o!

Who says you must put away your favourite whisky for the summer? Here are some ways you can beat the heat with the drink.

24 Mar 2018 12:42 AM

The tale behind the Indian connection of the world's largest whisky bar

The bar is now 22 years old and has entered the Guinness Book of World Records for its collection.

04 Mar 2018 3:00 PM

Florida opossum breaks into liquor store, gets drunk on bourbon

The store owner, Cash Moore, says he never had an opossum break in before.

04 Dec 2017 3:23 PM


Pickled in ‘cognac’, Chopin’s heart gives up its secrets

Whether Chopin suffered from cystic fibrosis “is still debatable”.

26 Nov 2017 6:00 PM

Find out how different alcoholic drinks affect your mood

Study finds that wine makes us feel more relaxed and amorous while vodka boosts energy.

23 Nov 2017 10:36 AM

Whisky sold for $10,000 a shot at Swiss bar turns out to be fake

Macallan whisky purportedly made in 1878 that a Chinese man paid $10,000 for at a Swiss hotel was actually distilled between 1970 and 1972.

03 Nov 2017 11:05 AM

Find out why whisky tastes better with a few drops of water

According to biochemists, it is because of interplay of molecules that brings the flavour to the surface of the liquid amber.

18 Aug 2017 8:01 AM

Fun, freaky cocktails

Freakshakes, which have taken social media by storm, are not only a visual delight but also a must try if you have a sweet tooth.

18 Aug 2017 12:49 AM


Spirit-u-al Cooking

Cooking with various alcohols is gaining much popularity. Here are a few recipes using wines, vodka and tequila by Masterchef Puneet Mehta.

28 Jul 2017 12:15 AM

A match made in heaven

Just like wine, whisky too can be paired with food for a wholesome culinary experience.

30 Jun 2017 12:06 AM

Artificial tongue developed to detect fake whisky

The process is quicker and cheaper than many of the existing methods, researchers said.

09 Jun 2017 8:37 PM

Whisky cheer in a yum wallop

For World Whisky Day on May 20, Chef Nikhil Chib specially crafted a main course and dessert for a perfect Sunday meal.

19 May 2017 12:14 AM

Eat, drink and make merry!

A look back at what makes alcohol a friend of merriment through history.

09 Dec 2016 12:11 AM


An ode to the desi spirit

Palm wine, popularly called toddy, is your best desi alternative to whisky, gin or rum.

18 Nov 2016 12:23 AM