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Made in the Northwest: Warrior Liquor

In their past life, they made pasta. But now, Rich and Mary Clemson produce top shelf liquor.Derek Deis has the story of how Warrior Liquor's spirits and tasting room are quickly catching on in our latest edition of Made in the Northwest.

Perfect place for a distillery? Behind bars

Redd Rowland was known in the 1950s for owning a monkey that would do a trick and then doff its little hat in hopes of a tip. But Rowland was also quite a bootlegger, and the Cabarrus County sheriff eventually sent a squad to Rowland's home to seize the "white lightning" and arrest its maker.