Master Distiller Lincoln Henderson

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2:41 pm
Wed September 11, 2013

Master Distiller Lincoln Henderson Dies

Master Distiller Lincoln Henderson
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A master distiller who helped create the Woodford Reserve brand for Brown-Forman and came out of retirement in 2006 to help launch Angel's Envy has died.

A statement from Angel's Envy says 75-year-old Lincoln Henderson died late Tuesday. It did not give a reason.

Henderson was well-known and respected in the industry and was named as an inaugural member of the Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame.

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