An alcoholic drink is a drink that contains ethanol, a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar. The consumption of alcohol plays an important social role in many cultures. Most countries have laws regulating the production, sale, and consumption of alcoholic beverages.

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The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober
The Sober Diaries: How one woman stopped drinking and started living.
We Are the Luckiest: The Surprising Magic of a Sober Life
Sober Curious: The Blissful Sleep, Greater Focus, Limitless Presence, and Deep Connection Awaiting Us All on the Other Side of Alcohol
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Nothing Good Can Come from This
The Big Finish
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A Short History of Drunkenness
The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath
Girly Drinks: A World History of Women and Alcohol
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On Drinking
My Fair Junkie: A Memoir of Getting Dirty and Staying Clean
Looking for Alaska
This Naked Mind: Control Alcohol, Find Freedom, Discover Happiness & Change Your Life
The Drunken Botanist: The Plants That Create the World's Great Drinks
Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget
The Glass Castle
The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober
Alcohol Explained
Drinking: A Love Story
Proof: The Science of Booze
Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition
A History of the World in 6 Glasses
Quit Like a Woman: The Radical Choice to Not Drink in a Culture Obsessed with Alcohol
A Short History of Drunkenness
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Alcohol may be man's worst enemy, but the bible says love your enemy. ...more
Frank Sinatra

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Is that vodka?" Margarita asked weakly. The cat jumped up in his seat with indignation. "I beg pardon, my queen," he rasped, "Would I ever allow myself to offer vodka to a lady? This is pure alcohol! ...more
Mikhail Bulgakov, The Master and Margarita

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