Fake or illegally produced alcohol is alcohol that is produced in unlicensed distilleries or people’s homes and intended for sale. A whistleblower has submitted photos of a PRC national making fake whisky using homemade alcohol and reusing old bottles and packing it back into the box.
The box gets send back to bars and serve as expensive “import” “classy” alcohol.
Fake alcohol may cause blindness as it can damage the optic nerve and even kill you in high concentrations.
It is unclear the location of this activity but one would expect it to be in China.
Think twice before buying that cheap booze for your party. Singapore is generally a very safe place for foods and products but does not mean its full proof and it always doesn’t pay to be extra careful with your health. Be careful when overseas