First Scotch on Everest

Nepali Times, 15 June 2023
AC Guide Ang Dorjee Sherpa stands on the summit of Mt Everest with a bottle of scotch.
AC CEO Guy Cotter and Everest Guide Ang Dorjee Sherpa pose at Everest Base Camp with the bottle of scotch Ang Dorjee carried to the summit!

Around 7,000 people have now reached the highest point on the planet, the top of Mt Everest since it was first scaled by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay in 1953. But only one bottle of whisky has ever made it to the top, and that was on 23 May this year....