The Best of Inc.'s Feature Stories in 2013

Greg Miller
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The Whiskey Rebellion

It's made in Cleveland. In a laboratory. In less than a week. And yes, it's real bourbon. Deal with it, Kentucky. John Grossman meets the serial entrepreneur who's fast-forwarded the bourbon-aging process.

His name is Tom Lix, founder and CEO of Cleveland Whiskey--and he's got a business plan almost as audacious as his process. Read it now.