Rocco the Dog: Distillery Quality Coordinator

This might seem comical to some people, but only a well-trained dog can detect the imperfections in a barrel where man’s best friend (second only to the dog) is maturing. We will note another duty that falls to Rocco Dog, quality coordinator, acting under the orders of his very much human boss “Mr Wooff” is to create a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere in the Scottish whisky distillery where man’s best friend has found gainful employment.,lecture,2733_grace-a-son-odorat-rocco-surveille-la-fabrication-du-whisky.html

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