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Liquor Sales Hit Record In Ohio In 2010

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State officials say Ohioans bought nearly $754 million worth of hard liquor last year. Top sellers were Kamchatka Vodka and Jack Daniels Tennessee Whiskey.


Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.

Ohio's economy is not great, but residents can take some comfort. In fact, they already have. Liquor sales in Ohio hit a record last year. Ohioans spent $754 million on hard liquor. Many bought American. Jack Daniels Tennessee Whiskey, was a big seller. The biggest seller was Kamchatka Vodka - 400,000 gallons sold. A Facebook page devoted to that drink declares simply it gets the job done.


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