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Bottoms up: Actor Jack Maxwell discovers the world through drink

Jack Maxwell hosts "Booze Traveler"

Jack Maxwell hosts "Booze Traveler"
Whether it's a glass of wine with dinner or a cool cocktail on the beach, alcohol is deeply ingrained in our culture and cultures all around the world. It seems that every region has its own local pick-me-up, distilled spirit or mixed drink, and for adventurous culinary travelers, trying out the local booze is often just as fun as sampling the local foods. Actor Jack Maxwell ("Reconciliation," 2009) knows a thing or two about inebriating beverages, and in Travel Channel's "Booze Traveler," currently airing Monday evenings, he jaunts around the world to explore the customs, the cultures and the people behind some of the planet's most fascinating specialty drinks. Of course, there are plenty of people wh...