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New York Toasts Long-Awaited Revival Of Its Distilleries

New York Toasts Long-Awaited Revival Of Its Distilleries

| July 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

In the unregulated heyday before Prohibition, distilleries in New York produced whiskey, gin, rum and other spirits. Then the industry was all but wiped out for the next 80 years. But state laws regulating distilling have been loosened and now dozens of new distilleries have sprung up.

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New Hampshire Cuts Red Tape To Put Nanobreweries On Tap

New Hampshire Cuts Red Tape To Put Nanobreweries On Tap

| February 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Small, local breweries are trendy, but in many places, starting one can involve a lot of red tape, thanks in part to Prohibition-era liquor laws. New Hampshire is the first state to try to change that. But is the “nano” model really sustainable?

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Toast To The End Of The Dry Days At Cal Academy’s Prohibition NightLife

Toast To The End Of The Dry Days At Cal Academy’s Prohibition NightLife

| September 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Celebrate the prohibition era with a sneak preview of Ken Burns’ new documentary and wine tasting at Cal Academy NightLife.

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