Blockchain whisky bottle

William Grant & Sons’ premium whisky brand Ailsa Bay has launched an innovative blockchain whisky, in a bid to provide authenticity and traceability. Partnering with specialist blockchain technology company Arc-Net, Ailsa Bay hopes to transform whisky through experimentation, technology, precision distilling and data driven methods. Blockchain is a list of registers, or ‘blocks’, which contain …

Blocktail

Two acclaimed bartenders, Ryan Chetiyawardana, aka, Mr Lyan, and Robin Honhold, have vowed to create “the world’s most truthful cocktail”, using blockchain technology. In an open letter published in Imbibe, Mr Lyan lays out his manifesto for the industry, urging all to take note and act similarly in the future. He calls out for the …