GreatDrams supports the Drop the Duty Campaign

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Its not every day that GreatDrams takes a political stance, although this is more a fairness stance for both producers and consumers of the water of life we all love and enjoy, but today I want to give you a quick intro to the Drop the Duty campaign and hope that UK residents can take a couple of minutes out to just enter their postcode into the website here ( and send a pre-written email to their MP to get on the Chancellor's back about it.


If you needed more convincing… check out these crazy stats and facts:

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The WSTA is the trade association for the wine & spirits industry representing over 340 companies producing, importing, exporting and selling wines and spirits. WSTA members range from major retailers, brand owners and wholesalers to fine wine and spirit specialists, logistics and bottling companies. You can find out more about the WSTA here:

The Scotch Whisky Association is the industry’s representative body and promotes the long-term, global interests of Scotch Whisky as a high quality spirit drink, of its 57 member companies, and the Scotch Whisky industry overall.

Founded in 2004 by Matthew Elliott and now with 80,000 supporters, the TaxPayers’ Alliance (TPA) fights to reform taxes, cut spending and protect taxpayers. Find out more about the TaxPayers’ Alliance at:

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My name is Greg, and I’m a brand strategy consultant, writer, speaker, host and judge specialising in premium spirits. My mission is to experience, share and inspire with everything great about whisky, whiskey, gin, beer and fine dining through my writing, my brand building and my whisky tastings.

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