Small Category Proving To Be Spirited Contender

LEHR BEIDELSCHIES | Ohio Tavern News Staff Writer
Published: 02/06/2007

Widely-regarded as one of the earliest distilled beverages in Europe, Irish whiskey has a history as rich as its taste.Although the true origins of whiskey are unknown, the spirit is often dated back to the monasteries of sixth century Ireland, which dubbed the beverage ""Uisce Beatha,"" or ""the water of life.