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Do you know there was a Black man behind probably the most iconic black-labeled whiskey recognized the world over? Within the 1850s, a younger Jack Daniel apprenticed beneath enslaved distiller Nathan “Nearest” Inexperienced to study a course of referred to as sugar maple charcoal filtering, a purification approach which was utilized in West Africa and sure had been imported by individuals enslaved from that area to america.
That purification approach is what made Inexperienced’s Tennessee-made whiskey uniquely easy. When Jack Daniel purchased his personal distillery years
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