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Budding boilo baron peddles Pa. holiday cocktail

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RINGTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A peculiar sort of alchemy takes place each Christmas season in Pennsylvania coal country, where skilled practitioners huddle over big pots of steaming liquid, coaxing a potent but soothing elixir from secret recipes handed down through the generations. This alcoholic yuletide cocktail, called boilo, has been a household staple for more than a century, sipped warm or hot to...

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