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Gallup published an interesting poll on alcohol consumption in America on July 29th. Among its interesting findings are: America is in one of its drinking upswings. In 1990, 56% of Americans said they drank (and 44 said they were total
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Walker Percy (1916-1990) was a fine writer, and this Southerner sure loved his American whiskey. Early Times whiskey plays a central role in his terrific novel, Love in the Ruins (New York: Farrar, Straus, 1971). (Follow this link to Google
Age Your Own Whiskey Some time back I reported on Wasmund’s offering an age-it-yourself whiskey kit. Recently, UrbanDaddy.com published an interesting story on an outfit that allow you to age your own whiskey—House Spirits Distillery in Portland, Oregon. It is