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PHOTOS: Still installed at new Star Union distillery

If all goes according to plan, the first distillery in more than 100 years in Peru will open this summer in the historical Westclox building. Peru native Bob Windy and Jeff Yosowitz, neighbors in Chicago, are deep into preparations to tap into the "rich commercial heritage of the Illinois Valley" by creating a distillery, Star Union Spirits. It will concentrate on the production of craft fruit and grain distilled liquor — brandy and whiskey.

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