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Jack Daniel’s Likes New Tennessee Whiskey Law

You have heard of Tennessee whiskey, but what makes whiskey Tennessee whiskey? Lawmakers passed a law last year that said that distilleries that planned to market their whiskey as Tennessee whiskey must follow strict guidelines. Not only must the whiskey be made in the state of Tennessee, it also has to contain at least 51% corn, be filtered through maple …

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Jack Daniels Fights Whiskey Law Change

Fox News reports that there is a new whiskey rebellion a-brewing in Tennessee, and Jack Daniels may be right in the middle of it. Whiskey connoisseurs are very specific about what constitutes various types of spirits. The states of Kentucky and Tennessee have specific laws on the books that go into great detail about what the “recipe” is for a …

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Popcorn Sutton Being Sued By Jack Daniels

Popcorn Sutton was a moonshiner who lived in Parrottsville, Tennessee. Sutton was well known for making great moonshine and for the most part, avoiding law enforcement. In the 1970s and the 1990s he was put on probation. He wrote an autobiography and created a home video of himself making moonshine. Many of the popular moonshine makers today try to model …

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