YEKATERINBURG, August 18. /ITAR-TASS/. Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey whiskey consignment, in which the Urals consumer watchdog found suspicious substances, will be removed from shelves, the authority’s press service head Natalia Lukyantseva said on Monday.
Suspicious substances have been found in a shipment of original Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey whiskey in the Urals city of Yekaterinburg, Urals customs press service said on August 14.
Consumer protection officials had also reported numerous violations in sales procedures for the US product, the customs service said.
Russian alcohol market regulator told ITAR-TASS that bottle labels did not comply with retail sales rules. Authority press service said labels contained no Russian-language information and did not detail the spirit's origin or aging. Checking of the consignment continues, officials say.