Whiskey and Other Spirits Shed Barrels of Years in the Making with Innovative Technology

Some spirits companies are venturing into using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to accelerate the aging of whiskey from years to days, actively control the process that determines aroma, color, and taste, and even produce new high-quality recipes for spirits based on sales data and consumer preferences. Here is a review of some of these innovations.

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Anthropologist & User Experience Designer. I write about science and technology. Robot whisperer. VR enthusiast. Gamer. @yisela_at www.yisela.com

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