This is Tom's Town.
In the 1920s and '30s, Tom Pendergast gripped Kansas City with a combination of crushing graft and brutal political power. If you paid, you played. Without exception, this was Tom's town. Ironically, Boss Tom's control freed people in unexpected ways. The city ignored Prohibition. Downtown speakeasies numbered in the hundreds. Inspired locals invented unique cocktails and improvised a new form of music called jazz. It was the most incredible music and cocktail scene the nation had ever known, earning Kansas City the moniker, "The Paris of the Plains.”
Tom's Town Distilling Company is a modern take on the Kansas City traditions of creative freedom and authenticity.
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