From the Ancient World to Tequila Tuesdays, a History of the Drink

It all begins with the ancient civilizations that thrived in what is present day Mexico. The precursor to the very lively drink of tequila began with pulque, produced by the ancient Mayan and Aztec civilizations. Pulque was made from the fermented sap of the maguey plant, i.e. the agave plant. The drink evolved throughout the […]

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The Story of Whiskey and its Many Battles: A Brief History of the Spirit in America

The story of whiskey is composed of long fought battles; it’s survived harsh winters, wars, prohibitions, negative advertisement campaigns,  and has proven to be quite stubborn, persistent, and just so darned good that it has emerged —despite all that—victorious on the other side. It persevered through centuries, battles, revolutions and uprisings and it remains a […]

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