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By Reid Mitenbuler

Unraveling the various myths and misconceptions surrounding America’s such a lot iconic spirit, Bourbon Empire strains a historical past that spans frontier uprising, Gilded Age corruption, and the magic of Madison street. Whiskey has profoundly motivated America’s political, financial, and cultural future, simply as those self same components have encouraged the evolution and detailed taste of the whiskey itself.

Taking readers behind the scenes of an enchanting—and occasionally exasperating—industry, the paintings of author Reid Mitenbuler crackles with angle and observation approximately style, selection, and heritage. Few items larger include the USA, or American enterprise, than bourbon.

A story of innovation, luck, downfall, and resurrection, Bourbon Empire is an exploration of the spirit in all its detailed varieties, developing an indelible portrait of either bourbon and the folks who make it.

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