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One off Glenlivet whisky cocktail ‘pods' cause storm online dividing drinks fans

Posted On: 7 Oct 2019   |   Posted By: Scotsman

Created for London Cocktail Week in partnership with cocktail legend Alex Kratena, the Glenlivet ‘Capsule Collection' is a limited edition offering of whisky cocktails served in a seaweed-extract casing - one of nature's most renewable resources.
The edible ‘glassless cocktails' are 23ml in size, described as fully biodegradable and provide what Glenlivet call the “perfect flavour-explosion” experience.
At the time of the launch, Miriam Eceolaza, director of The Glenlivet, stated that the ‘Capsule Collection' embodies The Glenlivet's new global campaign - Original By Tradition, adding that they are “always looking to break the conventions that have determined how single malt Scotch has historically been enjoyed”.
Accompanying a short clip about the capsules on the The Glenlivet Twitter account, a post read: “No ice. No stirrer. No glass. We're redefining how whisky can be enjoyed.”
However, the video seemed to cause confusion online as people took

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