Mark Gillespie

Episode 540: June 20, 2015

It’s Father’s Day weekend, and we have two stories to share on this week’s WhiskyCast In-Depth. Euan Henderson didn’t want...

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Nikka Confirms Plan To Drop Age Statements As Japanese Whisky Shortage Grows

June 18, 2015 – Japan’s Nikka Whisky has now confirmed plans to replace its entire range of single malts from...

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People in the News

Updated June 22, 2015 – Here’s a roundup of key executive changes and moves within the whisky industry announced over...

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Bringing Whisky to Ballindalloch

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The Macpherson-Grant family has owned Scotland’s Ballindalloch Estate for 469 years, so short-term thinking isn’t in their DNA. The family...

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Episode 539: June 13, 2015

Dave Schmier and Michael Kandar started Bardstown Barrel Selections five years ago to bottle some casks of good whiskey they’d...

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Deutsch “Bullish” on Whisky, Plans More Acquisitions

June 11, 2015 – Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits’ acquisition this week of Bardstown Barrel Selections is just the beginning...

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Blending Bourbon & Scotch? Beam Says Yes With Travel Retail Release

June 10, 2015 – Get ready for the purists to scream, rend their garments, and perhaps even break out the...

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Deutsch Acquires Redemption Whiskey

June 10, 2015 – Bardstown Barrel Selections partners Dave Schmier and Michael Kanbar have agreed to sell their company, including...

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Glenfarclas Marks 150th Anniversary of Family Ownership

June 8, 2015 – Six generations of Grants have kept the family’s tradition alive at Speyside’s Glenfarclas Distillery since John...

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Forty Creek Opens Reservations For Annual Signature Edition Release Monday

June 7, 2015 – If you’re trying to visit the Forty Creek Whisky web site Monday, don’t be surprised if...

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