Tag Archives: Prohibition

  1. When Women Were Burned as Witches for Making Whiskey

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    November 1, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    It’s true, they were. Read about it in my recent write-up of Fred Minnick’s new book, Whiskey Women: The Untold …
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  2. The Rise, Fall, and Rebirth of America’s Beer Gardens

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    May 21, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    For those of you under the impression that beer gardens are places where beer farmers grow your beer, check out …
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  3. Prohibition and Wine’s Darkest Hour — My Latest From Serious Eats

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    May 1, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    Want a learn about somebody’s brilliant idea to create grape fudge and grape ketchup from the surplus of crappy grapes …
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  4. How to Drink Like H.L. Mencken

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    February 19, 2013 by Bourbon Empire

    Ever wonder what Daryl Hall and H.L. Mencken have in common? Check it out on my most recent posting at …
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