A few weeks ago I was reminded of the Atomik spirit which was distilled from fruit found within the exclusion zone at Chernobyl. I have long had a fascination with this place, and had almost got to the point of organising a visit several times - it seems unlikely to ever happen now.

There was a bottle and a wooden box in which it can be delivered and I now have a bottle to sip on special occasions, and savour the radioactive fruit. I can report that it is excellent....