Mark Gillespie

Construction Begins On New Macallan Distillery

December 6, 2014 – Construction work has started on Edrington’s new Macallan Distillery near Craigellachie, Scotland. Edrington chairman Ian Curle...

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Balcones Dispute Settled, But Bitter Feelings Remain

Editor’s note: We have produced a special bonus episode of WhiskyCast this week including the complete interviews with Chip Tate...

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Beam Brothers Sell Limestone Branch Stake To Luxco

December 5, 2014 – Steve and Paul Beam started Limestone Branch Distillery in 2011 with the goal of reclaiming their...

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Reynier Upbeat On Irish Whiskey Potential

December 5, 2014 – “There are 105 Scottish distilleries of significance…there are four in Ireland. You figure it out…” That’s...

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Reynier Entering Irish Whiskey Business

December 1, 2014 – With the growth in Irish Whiskey sales worldwide, more entrepreneurs are looking at opportunities in the...

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Episode 508: November 29, 2014

Irish Whiskey has been leading the global growth in whisky sales for the last several years, posting double-digit gains every...

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Mark Reynier Jumping Back Into Distilling Business

November 29, 2014 – While the details aren’t known yet, former Bruichladdich managing director Mark Reynier is apparently getting back...

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Chip Tate To Return To Balcones December 5, Plans To “Set Things Right”

Editor’s note: Chip Tate and the Balcones majority owners reached a settlement December 3 in which Tate sold his 27...

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Benromach Unveils Two New French Oak-Finished Single Malts

November 24, 2014 – Gordon & MacPhail-owned Benromach is releasing two new single malts finished in French Oak wine casks....

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Episode 507: November 22, 2014

Dewar’s has focused on its Blended Scotch whiskies for generations, with the limited exception in recent years of single malts...

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