Thanks to Liberty Pole spirits for the samples. I appreciate the chance to try your whisky.
Liberty Pole is not the name of a strip joint in Pittsburgh. Well, it might be. However we’re not talking about that today.
We’re discussing Liberty Pole Spirits. Washington Country, Pennsylvania was founded by Scotch-Irish veterans of the Revolutionary War.
And because they were Scotch-Irish, they had a higher chance to know whiskey making techniques. Slightly.
Later on the government tried to tax whiskey, which of course the people saw as a tax upon their money since they were bartering with whiskey. They banded together and became the Mingo Creek Society.
They planted Liberty Poles throughout the county.
I have to say that if I was paid in whiskey it’d make life easier. Until the starvation kicked in.
And within Washington Country, Pennsylvania, Liberty Pole spirits was founded.
The craft distillery is 100% family…
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