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• Distillation 101: The Science Behind It

Distillation 101: The Science Behind It

I’m sure you’ve seen it — a contraption with tubes and coils and a boiler of some sort — whether in Hawkeye’s tent on “M*A*S*H” or Granny’s stove on “The Beverly Hillbillies.” They were stills (sometimes called “distills”) being used to make alcoholic spirits. While the science being used in those television programs was rather […]