Whisky Advocate: Taub Family Launches Jacob’s Pardon American WhiskeyOctober 7, 2020
In the decade or so that American whiskey has been booming, many new brands have popped up claiming roots in Prohibition, whether via a great-great-granddaddy’s moonshine recipe or a vague tale about smuggling bottles across the border. Never let the truth get in the way of a good story, they say, and many of these yarns are spurious at best. But there’s a new whiskey whose founders actually can prove the veracity of their forebears’ criminal liquor enterprise—because they have a presidential pardon for them. Whisky Advocate has the full story —Susannah Skiver BartonSubscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.