Daily News: New Orleans’ Ultimate Speakeasy, Recreating Shipwrecked Beer


Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-o-sphere:

– Australian scientists have recreated a beer recovered from a 1797 shipwreck.

– Following Governor Cuomo’s decision to expand Sunday serving hours, the New York Times takes a look at the history behind New York’s so-called blue law.

– Albert Trummer’s latest venture, Sanatorium, appropriately aims to provide a space for mental healing through alcohol.

– With no website, phone number or Google Maps location, N7 is New Orleans’ ultimate speakeasy.

– Finally, The Daily Beast takes a look at the rise and fall of Toots Shor, New York’s most legendary sports bar.

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