• popcorn_sutton-630X300
    July 22, 2012

    Whiskey Mash Recipe: Real “Popcorn...

    Marvin “Popcorn” Sutton was one of the last real moonshine runners in the US. Marvin committed suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning on...
  • wild_rye
    May 3, 2012

    Rye Whiskey, American

    There are two types of whiskies you will find labeled “Rye Whiskey”, American rye whiskey which according to US law has specific requirements that...
  • Belle_of_Nelson
    March 26, 2012

    Whiskey or Whisky? Which Spelling is Co...

    So, is it spelled Whiskey or Whisky? The 1st thing that needs to be understood is that there exist 2 accepted spellings. The Scotts and Canadians spel...
  • Kilbeggan_Distillery_-_Whisky_pots
    March 15, 2012

    Irish Whiskey

    In the 18 century Ireland had around 2000 stills in operation producing Irish whiskey. Today there are only 4 distilleries in operations. These are Co...
  • Alcohol Fermentation
    February 18, 2012

    How To Make Alcohol (Ethanol)

    Making alcohol (ethanol) is easy. As a matter of fact, ethanol production can and does happen spontaneously. I remember when I was a kid there was a g...