Del Monte Speakeasy's collection of pre and Prohibition whiskey | Still from "Lost LA" Prohibition

A Sip of a 100-year Old Whiskey at the Townhouse

Townhouse bar is one of the oldest bars in the Los Angeles era. On the hunt for Prohibition pathways in Los Angeles, host Nathan Masters pays a visit to the bar's current owner Louie Ryan and ducks inside the bar's Del Monte Speakeasy, as well as gets a taste of the bar's 100-year-old whiskey. See the Prohibition-era world of Townhouse's founder, Italian immigrant, Cesar Menotti.

LA as SubjectA collaboration between the USC Libraries and KCETLink, Lost LA features the member collections of L.A. as Subject, a research alliance dedicated to preserving and telling the sometimes-hidden stories and histories of the Los Angeles region.

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