Category Archives: Whiskey 101


Whiskey or Whisky? Which Spelling is Correct?

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 spell whisky with no…

Alcohol Fermentation

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 gallon of apple…

Pot Stills

How to Make Whiskey – Step by Step

Making Whiskey is not complicated. It consists of five basic steps which we will look at detail. ¬†However, before you begin read this entire article, read the safety tips below…