• Bourbon Warehouse Collapses, 4,000 Barrels Lost

    3 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    We won't cry over spilled milk, but bourbon is another story.
    During an early morning thunderstorm on Monday, June 17, 2019, the O.Z. Tyler Distillery in Owensboro, KY suffered a partial collapse of its rickhouse, AP reports .
    Luckily, no one was hurt. However, Master Distiller Jacob Call reported that 4,000 barrels of bourbon were affected by the collapse. The warehouse holds about 20,000 barrels total.
    At press time, it's unknown whether the thunderstorm caused the collapse. Call says engineers will be inspecting the building to determine the cause.
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