How to build the terrarium of your dreams

  1. According to Westland master distiller Matt Hofmann, charring gives them "an inside layer of activated carbon to filter out impurities." It also splinters the Michelle winery in Woodinville who was able to get him some chardonnay barrels. "To tell
  2. Layer the base: Start off with a half-inch of pebbles, followed by a half-inch of activated charcoal (which will get all over your hands and your face, but will not harm you). The first layer is where moisture will accumulate, since there's no room for
  3. Another common misperception about activated charcoal is that it can prevent the absorption of alcohol, and thus reduce hangovers and the extent to which you get drunk. But this isn't the case—activated charcoal doesn't bind to alcohol very well. Plus