UAE: largest scotch whisky consumer 21, January 2011Posted by thegulfblog.com in The Emirates.
Tags: Blended Whisky, Emirates largest whisky consumers, Scotch Emirates, Whisky
The Emirates has, according to a new survey, become the world’s biggest consumer of blended Scottish whisky, having just pipped France into second place. This is one pole position that the Emirati Government will not be bragging about.
Hat hip: Saq
Update: There are allegedly issues as to this story’s veracity. Perhaps it’s something to do with Dubai as a re-exporting venue: i.e. Dubai ergo Emirates imports all this whisky, but then re-export it to Asia and onwards…who knows?