The imported whiskey (or scotch) is much more expensive in Sao Paulo than in any of the major cities in the world, even with the currency (Brazilian Real) extremely overvalued against other currencies. This interesting article (here) compares the price (in BRL) of several brands. See below:

BRAND: Jack Daniel’s

São Paulo (Pão de Açúcar) 89,90
Buenos Aires (Coto) 71,70
Santiago (Lider) 68,21
London (tesco) 63,09
New York (Astor Center) 51,03
Mexico City (Superama) 49,14

BRAND: Chivas 12 years 

São Paulo (Pão de Açúcar) 117,59
London (tesco) 93,21
Santiago (Lider) 90,56
Buenos Aires (Coto) 87,33
Mexico City (Superama) 82,21
New York (Astor Center) 79,19

BRAND: Johnnie Walker Black Label

São Paulo (Pão de Açúcar) 89,90
Buenos Aires (Coto) 71,70
Santiago (Lider) 68,21
London (tesco) 63,09
New York (Astor Center) 51,03
Mexico City (Superama) 49,14
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