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How to distinguish real alcohol from fake

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Alcohol (from Arabic. الكحل, al-kuħl - “antimony”, through Latin. Alcohol, in medieval Latin, this word means all sublimation products) - in the Russian language most often acts as a synonym for phrases ethyl alcohol (ethanol) and alcoholic beverages ( that is, beverages containing ethyl alcohol in significant concentrations).

Alcoholic beverages - beverages containing ethanol (ethyl alcohol, alcohol). The concept of "alcohol (alcohol) products" is used in merchandising and in determining taxes and excise taxes on goods.

Counterfeit (eng. Counterfeit - fake) - a new product created on the basis of the existing original in violation of intellectual rights; falsified consumer goods.

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Hennessy VSOP

Hennessy is one of the oldest and most famous French brandy houses. Together with French champagne producer Moët & Chandon is part of the French holding company Louis Vuitton - Moët Hennessy.

Hennessy VSOP Privilege (Very Superior Old Pale) - created in 1817 by order of the future King of England George IV, as "a very superior old pale eau-de-vie". The assembly includes over 60 cognac spirits from 6 to 12 years old.

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Hennessy XO

Hennessy XO (Extra Old) - created in 1870 by Maurice Hennessy for his friends, as the first cognac with the age of the eXtra Old cognac on the front label of the bottle. The assembly includes more than 100 brandy spirits, aged from 20 to 30 years. In 1947, a special bottle was created for cognac, decorated with a grapevine ornament.

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Jameson whiskey

Jameson (eng. Jameson) - a brand of traditional Irish whiskey. Sadr Ogrie distillery was founded in 1780 in the capital of Ireland - Dublin.

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Jack Daniel's Whiskey

Jack Daniel’s - a type of American whiskey. Produced in the distilleries of Lynchburg [en], Tennessee, USA, from the XIX century. The drink is made from 80% corn, 8% barley and 12% rye based on clean spring water and as a result contains about 40% alcohol (in brands Jack Daniel's old No. 7 and Gentleman Jack).

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Olmeca tequila

Tequila (isp. Tequila) - strong distilled alcoholic drink (mezcal), made mainly in the vicinity of Tequila, a city in the west of the Mexican state of Jalisco, 65 km north-west of Guadalajara. Made from the core of blue agave (Latin Agáve tequilána, isp. Agave azul), traditional for Mexico plants of the family of agave by the method of distillation.

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Jim beam borbon

Jim Beam (pronounced: Jim Beam) is the world's best-selling bourbon brand. Jim Beam meets the requirements for bourbon: its wort consists of more than 51% of corn, and it is stored in new burnt oak barrels for more than two years. Produced in Claremont (Kentucky, USA).

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Johnnie Walker, Black Label, Red Label Whiskey

"Johnny Walker" (born Johnnie Walker) - a famous brand of scotch (Scotch whiskey). More than 130 million bottles are produced per year [1] [2]. Under this brand produced as inexpensive varieties aged for at least 3 years, and various types of aged expensive whiskey. "Johnny Walker" - blended whiskey.

Black Label - blend class "de luxe". It includes about forty varieties aged for at least 12 years. 35 varieties of 40 - malt whiskey. The main advantage and advantage of Johnnie Walker Black Label is the complexity of taste.

Red Label - This is a standard blend. It consists of 9 varieties aged 3-5 years. The basis of the blend - Cardhu whiskey with honey flavor. Also in the Red Label are smoky peat varieties from the islands.

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