Regular raders know that I love the Islay Scotches—especially the big, bad peat and iodine monsters. I found this young expression of Ardbeg a few months ago at a liquor store in Wahsington, DC. I was prepared to be underwhelmed—how
Whoa, a chocolate Russian Imperial Stout. I picked up a bottle of this 25.4 ounce bottle from Total Wine. This lovely Virginia brew weighs in at 10.52% alcohol by volume, and is made with roast barley, extra dark crystal malt,
So. Many. Samples. We live in the best drinks world ever, and there are so many great drinks to try. Here are some of the best disitlled spirits I have had in 2020. Whiskeys and Whiskies Highland Park Single Malt
Dr. Kevin R. Kosar is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. he is the author of Whiskey: A Global History and Moonshine: A Global History. He lives in Washington, DC. Dr. Christine Sismondo is the author of Prohibition,
From the R Street Institute: “Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, alcohol delivery and shipping have increased exponentially under the authority of emergency powers at the state level. But these changes are temporary and already facing some pushback from entrenched interests.
The 18th Amendment to the Constitution, which forbade the “manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors” in the United States, took effect in 1920. President Herbert Hoover politely referred to Prohibition as a “noble experiment,” but in hindsight, it mostly