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#222835 30-Aug-2017 21:36
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Like "Champagne", or "Chianti" and so on... Scotch Whisky Association one of the first to apply for geographical indication in New Zealand.

 

 

Scotch Whisky is one of the first applications to be listed on New Zealand's register of geographical indications (GIs) - a sign used on wines and spirits from a specific area which have a quality, reputation or other characteristic linked to that location.

Scotland's national drink was one of the first GI applications to appear on the New Zealand Intellectual Property Office site when the regime went live in July. Once accepted, 'Scotch Whisky' will have protection as a registered GI in New Zealand from the genesis of the country's registration regime. New Zealand's GI scheme is designed to give greater legal protection to domestic and international wines and spirits and protect consumers against fakes.

 

 

Notifying @dratsab, @michaelmurfy, @sbiddle, @ajobbins





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  #1855537 30-Aug-2017 22:17
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Can't be a bad thing :-)



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  #1855550 30-Aug-2017 22:53
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freitasm: It should be a time of celebration, I say.

 

Good thing we've got whisky this weekend.





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  #1855600 31-Aug-2017 07:40
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michaelmurfy:

freitasm: It should be a time of celebration, I say.


Good thing we've got whisky this weekend.



Have you got the Coke and ice to go with it?




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  #1855606 31-Aug-2017 07:51
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I guess Brussels Sprouts will soon be known as just Sprouts then.wink





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  #1855610 31-Aug-2017 07:56
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floydbloke:

I guess Brussels Sprouts will soon be known as just Sprouts then.wink



Hell no by the correct term.....bloody horribles




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  #1855615 31-Aug-2017 08:14
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Interesting, although I prefer Whiskey :)


 
 
 
 


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  #1855616 31-Aug-2017 08:20
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The Japanese make some scotch style whiskeys that are up there with the best of the scotches , but even though they are made like scotch, look like scotch, smell like scotch and taste like scotch I've never seen one called scotch. They just call it whisky (without the e).

 

 

 

 


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MikeB4:
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I guess Brussels Sprouts will soon be known as just Sprouts then.wink

 



Hell no by the correct term.....bloody horribles

 

If you get smaller Brussels sprouts and sauté in butter, with bacon and pine-nuts; then dress with a little cream they actually taste OK.





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  #1855650 31-Aug-2017 09:00
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I love brussel sprouts - especially if all buttery and bacony!

 

 




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  #1855680 31-Aug-2017 09:08
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MikeB4:
michaelmurfy:

freitasm: It should be a time of celebration, I say.


Good thing we've got whisky this weekend.



Have you got the Coke and ice to go with it?


You are mistaking it with Bourbon.




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  #1855686 31-Aug-2017 09:23
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eeewww Bourbon, I always ask my father in law if he wants Coke in his Whisky tongue-out





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  #1855692 31-Aug-2017 09:33
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Well if he didn't disapprove of his daughter's choice before he does now! :-O

 

 


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freitasm:
MikeB4:
michaelmurfy:

 

freitasm: It should be a time of celebration, I say.

 

 

 

Good thing we've got whisky this weekend.

 



Have you got the Coke and ice to go with it?


You are mistaking it with Bourbon.

 

 

 

And that would be ginerale with a little bit of citrus and ice.
I do the same mix for rum. Currently on the Stolen Golds.



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Well if he didn't disapprove of his daughter's choice before he does now! :-O

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yep. smile

 

He is actually a really cool guy, he is the quintessential English gentleman. 





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