"The Whiskey Makes You Sweeter" was written by Amy Allison and later recorded by Laura Cantrell. Here is Amy's  own version with her band The Maudlins Rob Meador, acoustic guitar and mandolin; Bob Hoffnar, pedal steel; Arturo Baguer, upright bass; Charlie Shaw, drums; produced by Jordan Chassan and engineered by Hank Bones at his studio in Brooklyn , New York in 1995.