Why a lot of places require food service at bars, and how sometimes, that can have mighty strange consequences.
Dipping a Toe in Lake Prohibition
The home of bourbon, and of obscure statutory language
The impact of taxes on the price of booze has been dropping for decades.
Or, “Doesn’t bourbon have to come from Kentucky?”
Tied houses, overzealous bartenders, and the creation of three distinct alcohol industries
Speakeasies, bathtub gin, mob wars… we all know the basic story, but Prohibition’s impact went well beyond the sensational tales, and left impacts across our society.