Alcohol Education: 10 Mandatory Facts to Know About Bourbons

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When it comes to whiskey, we spend a lot of time imbibing Scotch, rye, and even Japanese whiskey. But there’s no whiskey that takes up more of our drinking time than bourbon. This truly American corn-based spirit is just as well-suited for slow sipping on a back porch on a crisp fall evening as it is mixed into an Old-Fashioned or whiskey sour.

But, while we enjoy the flavor, what do we actually know about this corn-fueled spirit? We did some digging and found a few, interesting facts about America’s “Native Spirit.” Check them all out below while you sip on a glass of Buffalo Trace or Jim Beam.

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