spirits industry http://wfpl.org en Perps Purloin Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon http://wfpl.org/post/perps-purloin-pappy-van-winkle-bourbon <p>FRANKFORT &mdash; One of the rarest and most sought-after bourbon&#39;s produced in Kentucky is missing.</p><p>Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton says someone swiped about 65 cases of 20-year-old Pappy Van Winkle bourbon in what appears to be an inside job from a secure area at Buffalo Trace Distillery&#39;s Frankfort operations.</p><p>Melton told The Courier-Journal whoever stole the bourbon walked off with about $26,000 of the limited stock. That&#39;s about $25,350 in 3-bottle cases of 20-year-old Pappy and about $675 in nine cases of 13-year-old Van Winkle Family Reserve rye.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 16:04:31 +0000 Associated Press 7243 at http://wfpl.org Perps Purloin Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon