Distillation of Scotch Whiskey

Scottish monk, John Cor began distilling malted barley into Scotch whiskey as documented in 1494. Continue reading

Perfume Created for Queen Elizabeth of Hungary

The Hungary Water perfume made for Queen Elizabeth of Hungary in 1370 was an alcohol solution containing a scented floral oil blend. Continue reading

Mesopotamians Brewed Beer

Early Mesopotamians brewed beer from malted barley before 4000 BCE. Continue reading

Rice Beer

At the beginning of the ninth century BCE, the Chinese made a distilled liquor called rice beer.
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First Brewery in Canada, before Canada Eh!

The first brewery in the Western Hemisphere was in 1786 located in what is now Montreal, Quebec. Continue reading