Charcoal wine ‘the future’ says Armit futurologist

Iris recognition ID vending machines

“Shops and online will no longer be the only way we will buy wine either. Premium vending machines, similar to those in Japan, will dispense alcohol using iris recognition-technology to identify if the consumer is of legal drinking age.

“After the first purchase, the machine will even record personal preferences, to make recommendations for potential future purchases.”

One Response to “Charcoal wine ‘the future’ says Armit futurologist”

  1. Wonderful! I agree that we will be drinking more domestic wines: climate change will mean that transport costs will be prohibitive and that there will be more countries capable of producing wine as our classic regions will have to deal with crop diversification. I also see that irrigation will be rendered illegal, not only in Europe as per tradition, but also globally, as freshwater supplies disappear. Dry farming legislation will be the norm everywhere, not just Europe, which will create a level playing field and will mean fewer wines, but better wines and healthier soils.

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