Purposeful production of alcoholic beverages is common in many cultures and
often reflects their cultural and religious peculiarities as much as their ...
Fermented grain, fruit juice and honey have been used to make alcohol (ethyl
alcohol or ethanol) for thousands of years. Fermented beverages existed in early
This chapter traces the history of alcohol consumption from ancient times to the
present. Alcoholic drinks have been produced and consumed by humans for ...
History of Alcohol Use. Moonshine. The word "moonshine" is generally assumed
to have originated in the USA, meaning whiskey illegally made by moonlight.
Oct 13, 2015 ... Susan Cheever writes about America's long relationship with alcohol in "Drinking
In America: Our Secret History."
Dec 20, 2001 ... People have enjoyed alcoholic drinks since prehistoric times, making drinking
one of the few strands that runs throughout the history of western ...
Dec 1, 2014 ... The ability to digest alcohol began to evolve within the ancestors of ... to our
evolutionary history," said lead study author Matthew Carrigan, ...
History of alcohol and drinking throughout the world from earliest times to the
present; origins of beer, wine and distilled spirits are described along with their ...
This drinking history timeline shows major event in alcohol and drinking around
the world. The story of alcohol is fascinating. Alcohol has long played a major ...
Alcohol is widely used in our society. Most individuals drink alcohol in ways that
do not increase risk for alcohol use problems and may also derive a health ...