Mark Gillespie

Episode 243: March 14, 2010

Michael Jackson passed away in 2007, leaving behind a legacy of excellence in whisky writing that includes his classic “Michael...

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Episode 242: March 7, 2010

This episode includes highlights from the Whisky Guild’s annual Whisky Classic event in Morristown, New Jersey. Ardbeg’s Rollercoaster made its...

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Episode 241: February 28, 2010

France is known more for wine and cognac than whisky, but Jean Donnay hopes to change that perception. Jean’s Glann...

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Episode 240: February 21, 2010

We’ve seen an explosion in the number of whisky bloggers over the past year, and one of the most popular...

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Episode 239: February 14, 2010

English farmers send barley north to Scotland, and sooner or later, the Scots send it back as whisky. The Nelstrop...

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Episode 238: February 7, 2010

Call it beginner’s luck if you want, but Peter Hunt’s first batch of single malt spirit received rave reviews at...

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Episode 237: January 30, 2010

As I reported in the last episode, Maker’s Mark is working on a new bourbon. This time around, Master Distiller...

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Episode 236: January 23, 2010

This time around, I’m on location at the Victoria Whisky Festival in British Columbia, and I’m joined by a panel...

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Episode 235: January 16, 2010

Dewar’s is one of Scotland’s iconic whiskies, thanks to the efforts of generations of the Dewar family. Ian Buxton has...

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Episode 234: January 10, 2010

China may well become the world’s largest whisky market over the next decade, and Ian Chang is hoping his Kavalan...

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