Waragi – The War Gin

Waragi – The War Gin The History and Unique Flavors of Uganda’s Waragi Waragi, a popular distilled spirit originating from Uganda, East Africa, holds a significant place in the nation’s cultural and social fabric. Often considered Uganda’s...

Mesca Ulad

Mesca Ulad Mesca Ulad and the Drunken Warriors of Ulster “Mesca Ulad,” a tale rooted in Irish mythology since the 12th century A.D., unfolds the enchanting story of “The Drunkenness of the Warriors of Ulster.” This narrative, divided between...

Weißenau Abbey

Weißenau Abbey The Premonstratensian monastery in Weissenau was founded in 1145. In its abbey was found the parchment manuscript no. 761/765 from the 12th century. At the end of this manuscript text was a trimmed sheet hidden in the cover with various recipes. The...

Is Aqua Vitae Whiskey?

Is Aqua Vitae Whiskey? Unveiling the Origins of Distillation and Aqua Vitae, the ‘Water of Life’ Alchemists across diverse ages and cultures sought the philosopher’s stone, a legendary elixir believed to grant immortality and cure all ailments....