The Johnson City Public Library will be hosting a presentation on whiskey as a staple of Appalachian tradition on November 8th at 6:00pm. The presentation will discuss whiskey’s humble origins in Scotland and Ireland, on into its pervasiveness in Appalachia, to the modern industry of today. Frequently asked questions regarding whiskey will be answered; such as the differences between Bourbon, Scotch, and Irish whiskies, what constitutes moonshine, the best glassware for consumption, etc. Those in attendance will be entered to win a gift basket of various merchandise courtesy of the Tennessee Hills Distillery. For more information on this program, contact Kyle Johnson at 423-434-4454.
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