Distillery: DogMaster Distillery

DogMaster Distillery produces rum, whiskey and vodka incorporating local corn. Visit its low-key Columbia tasting room, where cocktails made with the distillery’s spirits and housemade syrups are served. (Photo by Aaron Ottis)

DogMaster Distillery, dogmasterdistillery.com

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