The history of Swedish whisky – Entrepreneurs, yeast factories & monopolisation

Carl Lönndahl, WhiskyABC

We’ll maybe never have the answer to the question of when alcohol was first produced and drunk. If you’re interested in whisky, you’ve doubtless heard the stories about aqua vitae, which can go right back to the Romans and the departed monks who hid their whisky from the tax inspectors – if you really stretch […]