Sunday, 5 March 2017

The First Scotch in "Californication" is a Fake


Hopefully this is the last we'll ever see of the Balvenie ripoff known as The Stafford Twin Wood.  The previous post featured this fake single malt being prominently displayed in an episode of "Ray Donovan".  Thanks to SC's loyal viewers we are now able to spot this bottle in the 9th episode from season 6 of "Californication".  There is a close-up of the label at the beginning of the clip but don't blink or you'll miss it.

The Stafford Twin Wood Scotch in "Ray Donovan"



Friday, 3 March 2017

Why is There a Fake Scotch in "Ray Donovan"?


Why why WHY?  There have been more real scotch sightings in Showtime's "Ray Donovan" Than nearly any other series on television.  Yet for some reason this scene from the end of season 1 episode 9 features a bottle of something called The Stafford Twin Wood 12 year old single malt scotch.  The Stafford is, of course, 100% fake and has never appeared in any other show or film.  Or perhaps it has....

Stay tuned for tomorrow's post.








Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Ray Donovan Swallows Some Black Label



So there seems to be no end in sight when it comes to the "Ray Donovan" scotch sightings.  This Black Label appearance is from season 1 episode 10.  Somebody just sent me a hot tip about an overlooked Balvenie appearance from the previous episode as well.  More on this story as it develops.