First female Master Distiller helping bring back Golden Age of Kentucky’s signature drink

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From all outward appearances, Marianne Barnes would seem to be an unlikely candidate to be the world’s first female bourbon master distiller since Prohibition.

This lithe and lovely 28-year-old woman grew up in a dry county outside Louisville in a home where a lone bottle of Jim Beam sat unused in the cabinet, gathering dust for decades while a younger Marianne honed her chemistry skills. Full story

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