American Whiskey Graphic

This is a timeline image created for a separate project I was working on. It was never used, so I thought it would be a good idea to share it here. It is a timeline giving approximate dates for important innovations in the evolution of American Whiskey.


Click here to see the full Image.

Notice the water-marks? That’s because it was just mock-up. But I figured it might help some get a rough feeling of how the spirit has evolved over the centuries. And, since no one is getting paid for this blog, I assume it passes legal muster.

That, or I woefully misunderstood my Journalism Law class…

Article by akendeall

Aaron is a whiskey writer, brand ambassador and distiller based in Pittsburgh, Pa., who has been working in the spirits industry since 2013.