Lincoln Henderson http://wkyufm.org en Master Distiller Lincoln Henderson Dies http://wkyufm.org/post/master-distiller-lincoln-henderson-dies <p></p><p>A master distiller who helped create the Woodford Reserve brand for Brown-Forman and came out of retirement in 2006 to help launch Angel's Envy has died.</p><p>A statement from Angel's Envy says 75-year-old Lincoln Henderson died late Tuesday. It did not give a reason.</p><p>Henderson was well-known and respected in the industry and was named as an inaugural member of the Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame.</p><p>A statement from Brown-Forman said Henderson worked for the company nearly 40 years and was a "titan of the Kentucky bourbon industry."&nbsp; It said he tasted more than 430,000 barrels of bourbon to determine whether they were ready for bottling.<br> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 19:08:32 +0000 Associated Press 36880 at http://wkyufm.org Master Distiller Lincoln Henderson Dies