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Whiskey: A Drink for the Ages     View
This site outlines the origin of whiskey (whisky, in most of the U.K.), and provides brief information on American, Irish, Scotch, and Canadian whiskeys.

How Moonshine Works     View
Describes moonshine, "any kind of alcohol, usually whisky or rum, that is made in secret to avoid high taxes or outright bans on alcoholic drinks." Topics include typical ingredients and how it is made, history of moonshine and moonshiners ...

Choose Responsibility     View
"Choose Responsibility is a nonprofit organization founded to stimulate informed and dispassionate public discussion about the presence of alcohol in American culture" and its consumption by those 18-20.?? Includes discussions about the 21 ...

Vodka War May Soon Be at an End     View
This 2007 article provides an overview of European Union (EU) negotiations regarding the definition of vodka. The discussion "has pitted countries from the 'vodka belt' like Poland, Sweden, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia [who claim that ...

Vodka Museum     View
Website for this Moscow, Russia, museum devoted to the history of this distilled alcoholic beverage. Provides a historical essay about vodka (up to the 1990s), images from the museum, and visitor information.

The Drink That Fuelled a Nation's Art     View
Article about absinthe, a high-alcohol drink made with the leaves of the wormwood plant, and its popularity with French artists in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. "[A]rtists including Toulouse-Lautrec, Picasso, Gauguin, van Gogh and Dega ...     View
All about brewing beer, drinking beer, beer history, pubs, brewing industry news, discussion boards, beer festivals, and more. Includes regional and city guides to breweries (micro- and national), pubs, and brewpubs. Searchable for "whatever in ...

Beer Advocate     View
Beer articles, reviews and news, event listings, and chat forums. Over 1,000 beers are listed (also searchable), many with reviews by the site and ratings by users, with opinions and information on style, origin, availability, smell, taste, and appea ...

Carry A. Nation: The Famous and Original Bar Room Smasher     View
Exhibit about Carry Nation, who was best known for "her anti-alcohol, saloon-smashing campaign. Although her efforts were sometimes ridiculed, Nation actually was part of a much larger movement of women who believed alcohol destroyed families. ...

The Tea Council     View
The website of this UK tea industry association contains tea facts and history, an overview of the different types of tea, related health news, information on tea production, images, FAQs, and more.



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