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Bourbon sold for $10,000 at NYC auction; money goes to charity

The crystal bottle set was unveiled at a charity event. (Source: Heaven Hill Distilleries) The crystal bottle set was unveiled at a charity event. (Source: Heaven Hill Distilleries)

NEW YORK CITY (WAVE) - You won't believe how much someone paid for booze! Recently in a New York City auction, two bottles of bourbon sold for $10,000!

Heaven Hill Distilleries unveiled the crystal bottle set at a charity event in honor of Master Distiller Parker Beam, who was recently diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease. The money will be donated to the Parker Beam Promise of Hope Fund.

For more information on the organization, visit www.alsa.org/parkerbeampromiseofhope.

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