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The owners of Country Boy Brewing started their business a year ago with one goal in mind: to make great craft beer.They estimated that selling 30 pints per day would keep their doors [...] Read more

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During the latter part of the 20th century, attempts to rejuvenate the city’s commercial night-life scene lacked a glutinous ingredient that could sustain diversity and long-term growth.Lexington [...] Read more

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The plan was for the first 100,000 cans to last a while before a second order was needed. But just a few months into production at West Sixth Brewing Company, co-owner Ben Self said he and his partners were having twice as much aluminum... Read more

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When someone tells you customers are buying your product almost as fast as you can make it, that’s a good problem and a bad problem. After all, who complains about healthy sales? At the same time, shortages of your product may prompt... Read more

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The first commercial winery in America was founded in Kentucky in 1798 by Swiss winemaker Jean-Jacques Dufour, in what is now Jessamine County. At one point in the 1800s, Kentucky was the [...] Read more

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What happens to the thousands of used Kentucky bourbon barrels after the distinctive amber-colored beverage is removed and bottled for our enjoyment?Some are exported to other countries [...] Read more

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