December 21, 2018 – New York, New York Rare Whisky 101 bills itself as, “the first and only company to publish an extensive range of insight and intelligence to the whisky collector and investor.” Founded in Scotland in 2014 as a valuation, brokerage and consultancy service for whisky collectors, Rare Whisky 101 has complied a…

November 30, 2018 – Miami, Florida The death of 20-year-old Abbey Conner at a Mexican Resort in early January 2017 is a story that keeps the spotlight shining on tainted, poisonous, adulterated alcohol that is suspected of being served to tourists at the all-inclusive resorts in Mexico. Travelling with their parents, John and Ginny McGowan,…

SafeProof.org receives tips from around the world concerning the sale of fake, adulterated and counterfeit alcohol. The most prevalent liquor violation tips that are received in the United States concerns refilling liquor bottles. Number two on the list of reported violations relates to switching labels as well as mis-representing brands. The third most prevalent liquor…

October 12, 2018 – Jersey City, NJ SafeProof.org is a consumer advocacy organization dedicated to the safe consumption of alcoholic beverages. Founded by concerned individuals who have encountered the unhealthy effects of counterfeit alcohol, SafeProof.org aggregates information on alcohol news from around the world. We offer informative Alcohol Articles, Alcohol Enforcement News, Alcohol Abuse Resources,…

October 3, 2018 – Sepang, Malaysia On September 18, 2018 SafeProof.org reported on a story out of Sungai Buloh, Malaysia concerning a rash of poisonous methanol laced liquor which hospitalized hundreds and killed 15 as of that date. Today, October 3rd, 2018, the official death toll reported by the Malaysian Government stands at 45, with many…

October 1, 2018 – Tehran, Iran On September 29, 2018, Iran Front Page, an English language online news source from Iran, reported that a rash of dodgy booze consumption had led to the death of 27 people across a wide swath of Iranian provinces. Along with the 27 confirmed dead at the time of the…

September 18, 2018 – Sungai Buloh, Malaysia Hospitals around Kuala Lumpur had a sudden influx of patients from fake alcohol poisonings believed to be caused from the consumption of liquor in branded bottles of Mandalay Whisky, Kingfisher Beer and Grand Royal Whisky. In a statement by Selangor Police Chief Mazlan Mansor announcing the incident he…

August 24, 2018 – Fort Worth, TX Hell’s Half Acre 1885 Vodka is rekindling the roots of the American Old West with the purity of an organic distillation process. Crafted deep in the Heart of Texas using organic dextrose derived from the Cassava Root, HHA Vodka, beckons to the rebel spirit within us all. Recalling…

August 21, 2018 – Great Wakering, Essex, UK In April 2013 Cheznye Emmons was travelling through the jungles of South Asia, when the dream vacation of her life turned into a nightmare. Ms. Emmons, a 23-year-old beautician was travelling with her boyfriend Joseph Cook, 21, saving for years to take this dreamed about 6-month adventure…

August 15, 2018 – Jersey City, NJ USA Putting international politics aside the recent tariffs on USA alcohol exports will create one certain outcome: Fuel Counterfeit Alcohol Production. Supply, demand and pricing economics is no different for illicit products. This summers trade war with the European Union had already caused concern from Brown-Forman the maker…