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Maker's Mark to keep alcohol content at 90 proof after complaints

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Fans of maker's mark will still be able to drink their favorite whiskey full strength.

SEE: The Talker: Maker`s Mark to lower proof in bourbon

Last week, Maker's Mark said it would reduce the alcohol content in its bourbon to 84 proof to try to deal with a supply shortage, but whiskey drinkers were outraged, and flooded the company with complaints. So, Maker's Mark announced Sunday it will keep its alcohol volume at 90 proof.

Demand for Maker's Mark has been rising over the past two years.

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