Company will not water down product.

Whiskey Fans Rejoice (with Video)

By Nina Settappa

February 18, 2013 Updated Feb 18, 2013 at 9:17 AM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (www.incnow.tv) – Maker’s Mark officials announce they will not change the recipe of their iconic bourbon.

Fears arose last week after it was made public that owners wanted to water down the product taking the drink’s alcohol content from 45% to 42%; a change that a lot of people argued would alter the taste and overall experience of the beverage.

Public outcry won out. Fans flooded the company’s Facebook with praise after the change of heart.

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