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Food, spirits focus of new task force

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A special task force focused on making Louisville number one when it comes to food and spirited was announced by the city's mayor Monday.

Mayor Greg Fisher made the announcement about the Bourbon and Food Work Group during a press conference held inside Bourbons Bistro, located on Frankfort Avenue.

"Louisville has a renowned food and bourbon culture and we are about to take it to an even higher proof," Fischer said.

Local chefs, bourdon distillers and tourism officials will make up the 34 member group.

[Click to see a list of Bourbon and Food Work Group members]

An executive order was signed by the Mayor who hopes the move will benefit the future of Louisville's bourbon, culinary and tourism scene.

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