An epic battle over cheap booze is coming to a head in Westchester County — and it’s slated to land in court next month.

Total Wine & More — a fast-growing chain of nearly 200 stores across 23 states that’s been branded by critics as a ruthless “Walmart of liquor” — is appealing a decision by the New York State Liquor Authority to reject its application for a 21,000-square-foot store near White Plains.

The case is being closely watched by booze sellers in New York City, who fear that Total Wine’s rock-bottom pricing could threaten their business across the five boroughs if the company prevails, sources said.

A 750-ml bottle of Maker’s Mark bourbon costs $23.99 at Total Wine’s store in Westbury, LI — its only store in New York — compared with $35.99 at Zachys, a popular store in Scarsdale. A 1.75-liter jug of Tanqueray gin sells for $34.99 at Total versus $48.99 at Zachys.

In a decision last December that followed opposition letters from 25 state lawmakers and a raucous, three-hour hearing, the state liquor board ruled that Westchester “is adequately served and arguably oversaturated” with liquor shops.

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