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Balcones Distilling Named Official Whiskey Provider Balcones Distilling is the official Texas-whisky provider of Arlington’s new $250-million world-class dining, entertainment and hospitality district. Texas Live! guests can enjoy Balcones whisky and whisky-inspired craft cocktails at multiple venues district-wide, as well as at a signature Balcones bar and patio on an elevated space overlooking Arlington Backyard. Originating in Waco in 2008, Balcones Distilling was developed from a passion to create something original and authentic in the heart of Texas. From thoughtful ingredient selection to specially tailored and refined fermentation techniques, each sip of Balcones whisky is a decadent expression of what it was crafted from. “With Balcones Distilling as our partners as the official Texas-whisky provider of Texas Live!, guests will get a true, authentic taste of Texas- whisky throughout the entire district, as well as an elevated experience at the Balcones signature bar,” said Jim Watry, Chief Operating Officer, Texas Live!. “W e are proud to partner with Balcones Distilling to provide a special, Texas-based brand for our local guests and out of town visitors to enjoy.” 15