Makers Mark Bourbon http://wuky.org en Coach Stoops To Appear On Commemorative Makers Mark Bottle http://wuky.org/post/coach-stoops-appear-commemorative-makers-mark-bottle <p>The face of UK football's revitalization efforts will grace the label of Makers Mark bourbon as part of a benefit drive for the Gill Heart Institute. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:54:43 +0000 WUKY Staff & UK Public Relations 46854 at http://wuky.org Coach Stoops To Appear On Commemorative Makers Mark Bottle Makers Mark To Restore Alcohol Content Of Its Bourbon http://wuky.org/post/makers-mark-restore-alcohol-content-its-bourbon <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- After backlash from customers, the producer of Maker's Mark bourbon is reversing a decision to cut the amount of alcohol in bottles of its famous whiskey.</span></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Rob Samuels, Maker's Mark's chief operating officer, said Sunday that it is restoring the alcohol volume of its product to its historic level of 45 percent, or 90 proof. Last week, it said it was lowering the amount to 42 percent, or 84 proof, because of a supply shortage.</span></p> Sun, 17 Feb 2013 20:09:00 +0000 Associated Press 27458 at http://wuky.org Makers Mark To Restore Alcohol Content Of Its Bourbon Makers Mark Cutting Alcohol Volume In Its Bourbon http://wuky.org/post/makers-mark-cutting-alcohol-volume-its-bourbon <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The producer of Maker's Mark bourbon is cutting the amount of alcohol in each bottle to stretch every drop of the famous Kentucky whiskey.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">The brand known for its red wax seal has been unable to keep up with demand that doubled in recent years.</span></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">So the bourbon maker is lowering the alcohol volume from 45 percent to 42 percent - or 90 proof to 84 proof.</span></p> Tue, 12 Feb 2013 00:02:50 +0000 Associated Press 27192 at http://wuky.org Makers Mark Cutting Alcohol Volume In Its Bourbon