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• Why Does Scotch Smell Like Band-Aids?

Why Does Scotch Smell Like Band-Aids?

Also disinfectant, crude oil, Sharpies, synthetic insulin… “A friend of mine has type 1 diabetes, for which she injects a synthetic insulin called Humalog. When she does, there’s a quick but very powerful aroma of… Band-Aids. It’s weird. I never thought much of it, until the last time I had a peaty glass of scotch, […]