pure, unblended whiskey of 80 to 110 proof.
Whiskey Words To KnowThe Latin of the word whiskey (aqua vitae) means "water of life," and that's a definition everyone can agree on.
What’s Eggnog?What’s in eggnog? Frothy, creamy eggnog is a festive favorite in England, Canada, and America. This winter drink consists of milk, cream, sugar, whipped egg whites, and egg yolks. There are many versions of the drink, using alcohols like rum, brandy, whiskey, and bourbon. And, it often is flavored with everything from molasses to cinnamon to nutmeg to dried pumpkin. Now, there’s even soynog or nutnog, a version of …
Origin of straight whiskey
An Americanism dating back to 1860–65
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