Expedition launched to uncork 100-yea...

Expedition launched to uncork 100-year-old Scotch from Antarctic ice

There are 2 comments on the Boston Herald story from Nov 17, 2009, titled Expedition launched to uncork 100-year-old Scotch from Antarctic ice. In it, Boston Herald reports that:

ELLINGTON, New Zealand - On the rocks . . . and nice aged! A New Zealand team will be using precision drills to free some 100-year-old Scotch from the Antarctic ice, where it's been chilling since British explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton left it there during his disastrous 1909 expedition.

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John

Jackson, MS

#1 Dec 1, 2009
I will be happy to help with this.

“a Jedi craves not these things”

Since: Sep 09

Rogers, AR

#2 Dec 3, 2009
John wrote:
I will be happy to help with this.
That's what I thought too until I found out that the coolest part of that expedition is the temperature. Even though the bottles might very well be the most valuable Scotch on the planet, they are only taking samples and must leave most of it for historical preservation under international BS law, believe it or not. I was following this story but it is going to suck.

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