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poteen

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(in Ireland) illicit spirit, often distilled from potatoes
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One distillery operating from a mountain hideout says it raked in pounds 10,000 after supplying nearly 100 crates of potheen.
BARRY Brogan misses out on Fulke Walwyn's 10 to 1 Hennessy winner Charlie Potheen after breaking his jaw in a fall at Towcester.
Fulke Walwyn and Stan Mellor had a double on that Newbury card with Charlie Potheen and Orient War.
It was a first double "for around ten, perhaps 15 years" for Usher, who nevertheless has a consistent record at the stables where Fulke Walwyn trained - many fondly remember chasing stars including Mill House, Mandarin, The Dikler and Charlie Potheen.