By Noah Rothbaum
Just as wine is to the French or beer is to the Germans, whiskey--especially bourbon and rye--is an fundamental a part of the heritage and tradition of the USA. The paintings of yank Whiskey lines the arc of this liked, popular spirit--from its earliest days within the Colonial period, throughout the Civil warfare, Prohibition, nice melancholy, and as much as the present craft-distilling growth. Illustrated with a hundred full-color glossy and ancient labels from the main iconic bottles ever made, The paintings of yank Whiskey is an quick collectible and a gorgeous present for any whiskey fanatic or layout lover. Captions, sidebars, profiles and brief histories inform the tale of the pioneers and areas at the back of the labels, and every bankruptcy beneficial properties era-appropriate recipes from all-star bartenders and cocktail specialists that may tickle any tippler's fancy.
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