History Stories
CATEGORY: Alcohol
How Kentucky Became the World’s Bourbon Capital
August 17, 2015

Find out how Kentucky became the center of the world’s production of the distinctive corn-based, barrel-aged whiskey. Read More

The Birth of the Piña Colada
June 16, 2015

Who really created this iconic rum-based cocktail ? Read More

Champagne: A Bubbly History
December 30, 2014

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Bottoms Up: The Salty History of the Margarita
May 2, 2014

Revisit the delicious history of this refreshing drink. Read More

The Surprising History of Punch
August 9, 2013

It’s the chosen summer drink of thousands of thirsty kids every day, and the chosen rum-based tipple of Charles Dickens himself. Read More

Syllabub: Reviving a Lost Dessert
August 24, 2012

Find out about the forgotten treat known as syllabub, and whip up a batch of your own. Read More

Prohibition, Speakeasies and Finger Foods
July 13, 2012

What do you get when you send Americans underground to consume alcohol? Finger foods. Read More