Tag: Liquor

Liquor Terms: Words Associated with Distilled Spirits (Whiskey, Rum, etc.)

Liquor terms are here. You’ll find helpful definitions and and descriptions. In short, a liquor glossary. Knowing liquor terms can help you understand, appreciate, and describe specifically what you like. For words about alcohol in general, visit Alcohol Glossary. If you like history, you might enjoy the Alcohol and Prohibition Dictionary and Glossary. It’s chock full …

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Liquor Quiz about Distilled Spirits (Whiskey, Tequila, Rum, Gin, Bourbon, Scotch, and other Spirits Beverages)

This short liquor quiz is about distilled spirits. That’s whiskey, tequila, rum, gin, bourbon Scotch, and other spirits beverages. How much do you know about distilled spirits? More than your friends? Take this short liquor quiz and find out! Liquor Quiz 1. Distilled spirits contain a. cholesterol b. carbohydrates c. fat d. None of the …

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Earliest History of Liquor: Distilled Spirits Timeline for the World

The earliest history of liquor (distilled spirits) is shrouded in mystery. Considerable disagreement exists over who first developed distillation. The same is true about when and where it occurred. Origins It’s been suggested that distillation may have originated in Mesopotamia 2,000 years BC. The purpose would have been to produce perfumes and aromatics. However, this …

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Distilled Spirits Timelines

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The history of liquor is a fascinating one. Its origins are unclear. But most historians believe people first distilled alcohol around the 13th century AD. Speculations about possible earlier development are just that… speculations. Wine can develop with no human intervention. Beer can brew with little human involvement. But distilling alcohol requires an understanding of …

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