If you're planning a happy hour at home today, maybe go for some whiskey because Friday is International Whiskey Day.
It's likely that whiskey originated in Ireland. In Gaelic, its name means "water of life."
Some of the most popular varieties of scotch come from Ireland and Scotland.
Whiskey also has health benefits in moderation. It has antioxidants to prevent cancer and is often used to soothe sore throats.