Caffeine in the Congo

Amy Ernst reports about her guilt for drinking Red Bull in the Congo.  The high-caffeine drink costs $2 and is not always available.  Few Congolese earn as much as $40 a month to support large families.  For her blog, see

Posted by David Fahey on September 18, 2010 at 12:22 PM in Caffeine, Zaire | Permalink

Brewing and distilling on Prince Edward Island (article)

Edward MacDonald and Carolyn (Roberts) McQuaid, "Spiritual Liquors": Brewing and Distilling in 19th Century Charlottetown," Island Magazine 58 (2005): 32-39.

Posted by David Fahey on May 11, 2008 at 01:52 PM in Brewing , Canada, Whiskey, Zaire | Permalink