100% Alcohol

Decorating By leepat Updated 24 Oct 2010 , 12:22am by KathysCC

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leepat Posted 23 Oct 2010 , 3:23pm
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Does anyone know where I can buy 100% food grade alcohol? I live in a dry county and am unable to buy vodka.

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3GCakes Posted 23 Oct 2010 , 10:16pm
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Can you buy some in the next county, and keep it on hand for when you need it?

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ladyellam Posted 23 Oct 2010 , 10:43pm
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You would have to go to a county that has a liquor store. You cannot have alcohol/wine shipped into a dry county, beyond illegal. If you want a 100% pure alcohol you would have to use Everclear(just don't drink it). Vodka and such is only about 40% pure or 80 proof.

I promise I'm not an alcoholic or anything lol. I've just been in the liquor industry for a very long time.

HTH
Kathy

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blissfulbaker Posted 23 Oct 2010 , 11:17pm
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Pure Lemon extract is 77% alcohol. It is preferred over vodka if you are going to use it for painting luster dust. It is also the most shop lifted item by teenagers at my local Penzey's Spices store.

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KathysCC Posted 24 Oct 2010 , 12:22am
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I use clear vanilla.

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