Experiment: Whiskey Versus Coffee


For the scientific background for this experiment, check out this video.

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After we learned why whiskey and coffee dry so differently, we wondered how mixtures of the two would dry. Join us with our (opened) 40-year-old bottle of chipmunk whiskey as we find out.

If this video leaves you wanting more whiskey chemistry, check out these great resources.

Why whiskey doesn’t have a ring to it | C&EN

What’s That Stuff: Whisky | C&EN

Scotch Ring Art & Science | C&EN

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