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Old 02-11-2013, 07:19 AM  
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Maker's Mark to reduce alcohol content

If you like to enjoy your Maker's Mark with a little water, then there's good news. You won't need to add your own water anymore because the distillery will do it for you. The Kentucky distillery behind Maker's Mark is taking some of the alcohol out of their product, going from 90 proof to 84 proof. "Fact is, demand for our bourbon is exceeding our ability to make it," wrote Maker's Mark executives Rob Samuels and Bill Samuels Jr. in an email to clients.

It's really a pretty ingenious way to deal with supply and demand. If you water down your bourbon, you can make more bottles to sell, and when you've lowered the alcohol content of your bourbon, nobody will buy it anymore. Problem solved!

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Old 02-11-2013, 08:16 PM   #76
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Don't buy the cabin fever maple whiskey. Its gross. Idk why but the damn clerk talked me into buying some the other day.
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Old 02-11-2013, 08:31 PM   #77
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Jack Daniel's has dropped their proof twice in the last 9 years.
Also, the Fed taxes on proof. After 80 the numbers go through the roof.
Really, with BO in office, you'd think it's therapy....
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Old 02-11-2013, 09:07 PM   #78
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BO mentioned a while back his favorite whiskey was something from Asia.
Suntory perhaps.. The point is, whiskey producers are penalized to produce full flavor/ proof products in this country.
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Old 02-11-2013, 09:10 PM   #79
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JC, I don't drink it, but I'm mad as hell! I don't know why, but I'm mad as hell. ****ers!


The funny thing is, I doubt if anybody will be able to tell the difference anyway.
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Old 02-11-2013, 09:28 PM   #80
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Old 02-11-2013, 09:28 PM   #81
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Suntory perhaps.. The point is, whiskey producers are penalized to produce full flavor/ proof products in this country.
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Old 02-11-2013, 09:33 PM   #82
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Chiefs use the same philosophy on ticket sales. Why not?
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Old 02-11-2013, 09:55 PM   #83
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I've been selling Maker's Mark for over 10 years.
I can tell you they have been wrestling with the limited supply issue for over 8 of those
Years. I've met Bill Samuels and I know for a fact Missouri gets more than a normal allow allocation because Missouri is a major Oak barrel producer for whiskey in general.
Since the beginning Makers had only ONE STILL. I can every still has its own personality.
I don't know the exact year, but within the last 5 they finally constructed the 2nd still to keep up with demand. In that process, they recreated the same dents and imperfections as the original still.
They have a staff on ten people to hand dip each bottle.
There are sever regions of the USA rejoicing this decision.
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Old 02-11-2013, 11:11 PM   #84
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I've been selling Maker's Mark for over 10 years.
I can tell you they have been wrestling with the limited supply issue for over 8 of those
Years. I've met Bill Samuels and I know for a fact Missouri gets more than a normal allow allocation because Missouri is a major Oak barrel producer for whiskey in general.
Since the beginning Makers had only ONE STILL. I can every still has its own personality.
I don't know the exact year, but within the last 5 they finally constructed the 2nd still to keep up with demand. In that process, they recreated the same dents and imperfections as the original still.
They have a staff on ten people to hand dip each bottle.
There are sever regions of the USA rejoicing this decision.
Man.

If only the people in those regions knew that this was actually Maker's kicking them in the dick and betraying their loyalty.
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Old 02-11-2013, 11:27 PM   #85
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BO mentioned a while back his favorite whiskey was something from Asia.
Suntory perhaps.. The point is, whiskey producers are penalized to produce full flavor/ proof products in this country.

BO's favorite whiskey is from wherever Al Queda is.

He's the only Muslim allowed to drink it.
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I had never heard of Suntory before. Japanese scotch? Sounds intriguing. Binny's carries 12 YO Hakushu.
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Old 02-12-2013, 05:52 AM   #88
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Man.

If only the people in those regions knew that this was actually Maker's kicking them in the dick and betraying their loyalty.
Hyperbole much?

Its not like they did it and didn't tell people in advance. JFC the overreaction to this is hilarious.
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Old 02-12-2013, 07:24 AM   #89
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Bourbon vs Scotch Although I agree, I'd prefer some Glenlivit over Makers anyday.
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Old 02-12-2013, 12:46 PM   #90
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Hyperbole much?

Its not like they did it and didn't tell people in advance. JFC the overreaction to this is hilarious.
LOL yep
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