Iowa Spirits Flow on the Mississippi River

Spirits flow from golden Iowa corn on the banks of "Old Muddy" at the Mississippi River Distilling Company.

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    Mississippi River Distilling Company, set along the banks of “Old Muddy”, turns Iowa's corn into sippin’-smooth vodka, gin, bourbon and a mysterious ‘artisan spirit’ they’ve dubbed ‘The River Baron’.
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    Their vodka has been recognized with a bronze medal from the 2011 New York International Spirits competition.
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    The tasting room at the Mississippi River Distilling Company looks over the great expanse of 'Old Muddy'.
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    Huge vats at the distillery pump out the award-winning vodka and other spirits.
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    Tourist can check out the distilling process and --better yet--get to taste some samples.  If you are after their small-batch bourbon, try to visit in March, but make sure you dress warmly.  
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    Exterior of the Mississippi River Distilling Company, on the banks of "Old Muddy" in Le Claire, Iowa.
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