He just wanted to add an air conditionor in the attic. While opening up the wall he could not believe it: A man discovered about 30 bottles of old, old liquor – dating back to 1917.

Why would someone hide alcohol behind a wall?

The bottles are still in perfect condition, remember: Liquor does not age once it’s bottled. And why did a person hide alcohol in the 20s? Probibition.

Booze in wall

Some John Walker whisky bottles, Dewar’s … and Hennessy Cognac! What a great discovery. What do we learn out of this? People of the US: Search for old XO bottles in your walls. There might be one in your house.

The bottles went straight to a Museum in Minneapolis, a curator is about to find out who owned the house and how the stash was put in the wall.

Source and Pic: www.krqe.com

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Max is a spirits expert and speaker, into marketing, technology, startups, and business development. He’s also a farmer. He likes tools and machines, Game of Thrones, and Better Call Saul. Included in his Top 10 Cognacs are the Audry XO and Bache Gabrielsen 1973. Max founded Cognac Expert in 2010 at his family’s estate in Poullignac, in the Cognac region, France. Started as a blog, today Cognac Expert is the world’s largest website about all things Cognac, a blog, and a specialized online shop featuring 800+ different Cognac bottles.

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    I think those bottles belong to me. I hid them when I lived in that house 100 years ago.

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