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Adding water to a glass of whiskey enhances the flavor.

That’s according to a new study, and it’s caused a lot of buzz among whiskey lovers.

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One of the compounds in whiskey, guaiacol, becomes more prevalent when watered down. Guaiacol is what gives the beverage its signature smoky flavor.

Cheers to this new information!

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