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Visitors flock to Richland
for special 'tasty' event

From the April 26, 2017 issue of The Journal
   Karin Vonk of Richland Distilling Company (Richland Rum) had a good feeling in the days leading up to last Sunday's special "Taste of Richland", which was a Georgia Grown Tasting & Market event offering a wide variety of foods and beverages produced in Georgia.
   She said a couple from nearby Buena Vista stopped by the day before the event to check the place out and they noted that "all of Buena Vista" seemed to be talking about 'The Taste'. When the rain moved in, they wondered if it would hold the turnout down, but it did not deter many people.
   It was the third annual event and it indeed proved to be a big hit. Vonk, who is also on the event's Organizing Committee, said they had twice the number of exhibitors and visitors compared to last year. There were around ... The rest of the story.