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Zombie drink. Ninkasi definition. Gin. Gin is a spirit which derives its predominant flavour from juniper berries (Juniperus communis).

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From its earliest origins in the Middle Ages, gin has evolved over the course of a millennium from a herbal medicine to an object of commerce in the spirits industry. Gin was developed on the basis of the older Jenever, and became widely popular in Great Britain when William of Orange, leader of the Dutch Republic, occupied the British throne with his wife Mary. Today, the gin category is one of the most popular and widely distributed range of spirits, and is represented by products of various origins, styles, and flavour profiles that all revolve around juniper as a common ingredient.[1][2] Etymology[edit] The name gin is derived from genièvre (French), jenever (Dutch), and ginepro (Italian), all of which mean "juniper". Legal definition[edit] Juniper-flavoured spirit drinks Gin Distilled gin London gin Production methodology[edit] History[edit] Classic gin cocktails[edit] Notable brands[edit]

Alcoholic Smoothie Recipes. Drinking glass types. Types Of Drinking Glasses: Behind The Glassware For Wines, Beers And Liquors. Do you ever wonder why we're supposed to drink wine from wine glasses, beer from beer glasses or brandy from brandy glasses?

Types Of Drinking Glasses: Behind The Glassware For Wines, Beers And Liquors

Well there's a reason and it's not as simple as you think. First, know this: It's not just meant to make you look fancy. These glasses are all specifically designed to maximize each drink's aroma and flavor in different ways. Even the pint glass you drink your beer out of is designed a certain way. And wine glasses, well, nowadays there's practically a glass for every variety, but you don't need more than a few to get by. Loading Slideshow Red Wine/White WineThe unique shape of wine glasses are for a reason -- it's there to help you notice aroma and flavor.

The Beer Guy: Pilsner vs. lager and what else you should know - The Beer Guy ... By MARK HAYNIE, Atlantic City Insiders | My friend Denise, an oenophile and budding beer geek, asked me an interesting question last week and I thought it would make a nice topic for this article: "What's the difference between a pilsner and a lager?

The Beer Guy: Pilsner vs. lager and what else you should know - The Beer Guy ...

" she queried. Inquiring minds want to know. For the short explanation. we need to get back to basics: there are two kinds of beers, ales and lagers. Ales are top fermented at warm temperatures and lagers are bottom fermented at colder temperatures. A pilsner is actually a lager that is a specific style of golden beer that originated in the city of Plzen in the Czech Republic. While the terms ale and pilsner appear on a multitude of labels, the word lager exists on few and most of them to connote a style. The wines. Peter Vella Box Wines. Franzia: The World's Most Popular Wine. Alcohol and Health: Wine or Beer: Which Is Better for You? By Jude BuglewiczFrom the Million Dollar Body Club - Join Today and Workout to Win!

Alcohol and Health: Wine or Beer: Which Is Better for You?

Now that beer is once again the alcohol of choice for Americans, with 41 percent claiming it as their preferred drink, according to a recent Gallup Poll, it's worth asking, are we making a mistake? After all, beer was a close second last year to wine, and wine has gotten a lot of good press lately. Should we be chugging less and sipping more? Which one is really better for youwine or beer? It's well known that moderate levels of alcohol have heart-healthy benefitsany kind of alcohol. And by the way, if you're a teetotaler, it's probably not wise to take up drinking in hopes of benefiting from alcohol, especially if you suffer from liver disease, gastritis, or high blood pressure.

Wine Currently in second place with 33 percent of alcohol-imbibing Americans claiming it as their favorite drink, wine was known in ancient times as the nectar of the gods. Wine drinkers live longer. Beer The winner? International Guide to Minimum Legal Drinking Ages (MLDAs) in 138 Countries - Drinking Age - ProCon.org. California Vineyards – Where Great Wine Begins. Making of America. Aking of America (MoA) is a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction.

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The collection is particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. The collection currently contains approximately 10,000 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints. For more details about the project, see About MoA. Making of America is made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. New Additions: We have recently added a new feature, subject browsing. 99 more volumes focusing on New York City were added to MoA in June 2007.