bring-boozeA new book, Whiskey Women, dispels the masculine myths linked to spirits such as whisky and bourbon, and gives the pioneering women behind booze their due.  “Women have never received credit for their efforts in the alcohol industry,” says author Fred Minnick, an award-winning spirits and Wall Street Journal writer.  Whiskey Women looks at the roles women played – from their part in inventing beer and distillation, to owning and managing iconic whisky brands, running bootlegging operations and saving the spirits industry from Prohibition. Visit for more information.