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Most of the images on the Inside the Cask blog have been shot by Andre de Almeida. If I use alternate sources for photography or for illustration, I will always try to credit where the original source is known. If I have either failed to credit accurately or someone wishes an image to be removed from this blog, I would gladly comply with the request.

Note also that some but not all external links may be revenue-bearing affiliate links.

What information is collected?

Information is collected from you when you register on my site, place an order, subscribe to my newsletter or fill out a form.

When ordering or registering on the site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or other information. You may also, however, visit the site anonymously.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information collected from you may be used in one of the following ways:

• To personalize your experience
(your information helps to better respond to your individual needs)

• To improve the website
(I will try to continually strive to improve the website offerings based on the information and feedback I receive from you)

• To process transactions
Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.

• To send periodic emails
If you decide to opt-in to our Inside the Cask mailing list, you will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, simply click on the unsubscribe options at the bottom of every email.

How do I protect your information?

A variety of security measures have been implemented to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or access your personal information.

I offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.

Does the website use cookies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

Cookies are used to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart, understand and save your preferences for future visits and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

If you prefer, you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies via your browser settings. Like most websites, if you turn your cookies off, some of our services may not function properly.

Do I disclose any information to outside parties?

I do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist me in operating the website, conducting my business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. I may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce the site policies, or protect my or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

Occasionally, at my discretion, I may include or offer third party products or services on the Inside the Cask website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. I therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, I seek to protect the integrity of the site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through the website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent

By using the site, you consent to our website’s privacy policy.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

If we decide to change the Inside the Cask privacy policy, I will post those changes on this page.

This policy was last modified on July, 2016

Contacting Inside the Cask

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact Inside the Cask using the information below.

 Inside the Cask contact page
Andre (at)