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Bourbon, Tenn. Whiskey Sales Up in US, Overseas

Global thirst for Kentucky bourbon and Tennessee whiskey caused exports to spike beyond $1 billion for the first time ever in 2013, a distilled spirits trade group said Tuesday.


Barrels full of  freshly produced whiskey are lined up at the George Washington Distillery in Mount Vernon. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Mount Vernon to Sell Whiskey Using Washington’s Original Recipe

Rye whiskey using George Washington’s own recipe will soon go on sale at the first president’s Mount Vernon estate in Virginia.