The Visier Rod

The Visier Rod

The Visier Rod Kepler’s Revolutionary Work: A New Era in Wine Barrel Measurement The work “Nova stereometria doliorum vinariorum”  by Johannes Kepler from the year 1615 marks a turning point in the history of barrel measurement, where the practical...
Fake Old Whiskey

Fake Old Whiskey

Fake Old Whiskey Counterfeit Whiskey Counterfeit whiskey has emerged as a serious issue within the spirits industry, with unscrupulous individuals seeking to profit from the allure of rare and aged spirits.  Counterfeit whiskey refers to the production and...
The Pen-Tailed Treeshrew

The Pen-Tailed Treeshrew

The Pen-Tailed Treeshrew Efficient Metabolism: How Treeshrews Handle Daily Alcohol Consumption Investigations into the treeshrew’s diet are shedding light on its role as an omnivore. Beyond the initial understanding of insect and vertebrate consumption,...
Is Aqua Vitae Whiskey?

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....
Pasteurization – a study of beer and wine

Pasteurization – a study of beer and wine

Pasteurization – a study of beer and wine Louis Pasteur (1822-1895)  invented the process of pasteurization. Pasteurization has become synonymous with dairy products, but Louis Pasteur made his most famous discovery studying the fermentation and the souring of...