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  1. 9 indicted in alleged whiskey syndicateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    When 65 cases of 20-year-old Pappy Van Winkle -- one of the rarest and most expensive bourbons in the world -- were reported missing from a Kentucky distillery in October 2013, it was the crime heard round the whiskey-drinking world. Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton, the man leading the investigation into the estimated $26,000 in missing Pappy, said at the time that the high-end heist was "indicative of an inside job."

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  2. Brad Byrd In-Depth: Tom Fischer Discusses Kentucky Bourbon HeistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WEHT

    Brad Byrd sits down with Tom Fischer, who is a bourbon expert and founder of BourbonBlog.com, to discuss this investigation and the history of bourbon in Kentucky. 65 cases containing the rarest of all Kentucky bourbon were stolen from two distilleries in Frankfort.

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  3. The Widening World of WhiskeyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Bloomberg

    Blame the odd name on the distillers' novel technique: They move the whiskey from ex-bourbon barrels to sherry casks and then back, in an effort to integrate figgy sherry notes. It's good on ice with a splash of water, which opens up the dried fruit and spice flavors.

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  4. 4/22: Protests grow after Baltimore man's death in police custody;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CBS News

    Protests in Baltimore continued Wednesday over the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray. At some point during his arrest Gray suffered a spinal injury.

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  5. Kentucky authorities make arrests in bourbon heistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CBS News

    Nine people were arrested in connection to bourbon heists in Kentucky. The suspects are accused of swiping 18 barrels and almost 300 bottles. As Dean Reynolds reports, the community is banding together offering to taste-test the recovered bourbon to help police tell the different brands apart.

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  6. a Bourbon crime ring busted in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CBS News

    The culprits behind a bourbon heist in Kentucky have been caught, according to Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton. Given the spirit's popularity in the state, there was more than passing interest when Melton announced nine indictments connected to the heist.

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  7. $100K in stolen bourbon recovered, but doomedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Kentucky investigators recovered $100K in rare bourbon stolen in a heist reminiscent of the prohibition era, but bourbon lovers may cringe when they learn where most of the liquor is headed. $100K in stolen bourbon recovered, but doomed Kentucky investigators recovered $100K in rare bourbon stolen in a heist reminiscent of the prohibition era, but bourbon lovers may cringe when they learn where most of the liquor is headed.

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  8. Pappy Van Winkle news makes worldwide headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WKYT

    Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton said he never expected the case of the missing bourbon to get as much attention as it did. When he first announced that more than $25,000 worth of Pappy Van Winkle bourbon was missing from at Buffalo Trace Distillery in 2013, news outlets across the world picked it up.

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  9. New Riff bourbon, gin enter Ohio marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Cincinnati.com

    The Newport distillery, which opened last May, will sell its Kentucky Wild Gin and O.K.I Straight Bourbon Whiskey in Greater Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio liquor stores, bars and restaurants as early as next week New Riff bourbon, gin enter Ohio market The Newport distillery, which opened last May, will sell its Kentucky Wild Gin and O.K.I Straight Bourbon Whiskey in Greater Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio liquor stores, bars and restaurants as early as next week Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1yToiAD The Newport distillery, which opened last May , will sell its Kentucky Wild Gin and O.K.I Straight Bourbon Whiskey in Greater Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio liquor stores, bars and restaurants as early as next week.

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  10. Luxury riverboat celebrates July 4 with bourbon cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Examiner.com

    ... Specialty bourbon-enhanced menu items daily * Bourbon themed gifts each night including a copy of "Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey: An American Heritage" signed by author Michael Veach * Three onboard seminars Cruise ares begin at $2,699 per person based ...

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  11. Bourbon expert weighs in on liquor heistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CBS News

    Kentucky authorities have cracked a ring of bandits believed to be responsible for stealing tens of thousands of dollars worth of top-shelf bourbon. Fred Minnick, author of "Bourbon Curious," tells CBSN's Anne Marie Green how bourbon has become such a desired drink.

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  12. Nine indicted in alleged bourbon theft ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Big News Network.com

    Nine people were indicted Tuesday in a long-running alleged scheme to pilfer the prized Pappy bourbon, a rare and expensive bourbon brand, as well as other brands, and sell them at a hefty profit. Franklin County authorities said the rogue distillery workers from Buffalo Trace -- makers of Pappy -- and the nearby Wild Turkey distilleries have stolen some $100,000 in bourbon since 2008 or 2009.

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  13. Epic Whiskey Heist Culprits May Have Finally Run Out Of LuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Daily Caller

    A Franklin County grand jury indicted nine people Tuesday for allegedly stealing more than $100,000 worth of bottles and barrels of rare whiskey, which authorities say could include the notorious "Pappygate" theft of 2013, The Courier Journal reports . Authorities say the alleged bandits - some of whom worked for the distillery - stole bourbon from Buffalo Trace and Wild Turkey distilleries and resold it as far back as 2008.

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  14. Pilfered Pappy part of drug conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Sixty-five cases of Pappy Van Winkle's Family Reserve, the 20-year-old ultra-premium pride of Buffalo Trace, were gone without a trace for more than a year-and-a-half. But as of Tuesday, eight men and a woman stood accused of its theft in an indictment that alleges they were engaged in organized crime - a conspiracy to steal and sell bourbon and to sell steroids, dating to 2008.

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  15. Officials Say They've Solved the Great Kentucky Bourbon Heist of 2013Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | People

    Officials believe they have finally busted those responsible for the great Kentucky bourbon heist of 2013. A year and half ago, 65 cases of Pappy Van Winkle vanished from a locked room in the Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfurt, Kentucky, with no clues as to where they had gone, according to NPR .

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  16. Bourbon Bandits BustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | MyHighPlains.com

    Kentucky authorities have made nine arrests in a highly-publicized bourbon heist that resulted in the loss of 65 cases of coveted "Pappy Van Winkle". Eight men and a woman are accused of theft in an indictment that alleges they were engaged in organized crime, a conspiracy to steal and sell bourbon and to sell steroids, dating to 2008.

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  17. Nine Indicted in Massive Pappy Van Winkle HeistRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Eater

    Nine bourbon-bandits were indicted by a grand jury this week for their alleged involvement in stealing thousands of dollars worth of booze, including difficult-to-find Pappy Van Winkle and Wild Turkey. According to the Wall Street Journal , the thieves pilfered 18 barrels - which weigh 500 pounds each - from Kentucky distilleries since 2008.

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  18. Bourbon heists perpetrated by area crime ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | State Journal

    Law enforcement officials announced Tuesday they have tightened the net around a case involving more than $100,000 of heisted bourbon, which includes the coveted Pappy Van Winkle. Indicted were nine suspects.

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  19. Officials: Rogue workers targeted big bourbon distilleriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Albany Times Union

    Evidence tags mark recovered bottles of Pappy Van Winkle bourbon shown during a news conference at the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Frankfort, Ky. Nine people were indicted relating to the theft of more than $100,000 worth of bourbon from the Wild Turkey and Buffalo Trace distilleries.

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  20. The Irishman Cask Strength WhiskeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Uncrate

    Distilled three times and aged in American Bourbon Oak Casks, many call The Irishman Cask Strength Whiskey one of the most exclusive in all of Ireland. And it's not only rare - with only two to three thousand bottles produced each year - but it's also a remarkable Irish whiskey.

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