Mark Gillespie

Episode 596: July 3, 2016

Single malt whiskies have been sold in the US for decades, but technically, there’s no official definition for “single malt”...

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Episode 595: June 25, 2016

Willie Cochrane retired last month after 39 years at Jura Distillery, and spent the last 11 of them as the...

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Brexit Vote Means Uncertainty for Scotch Whisky Industry

June 24, 2016 – Thursday’s stunning victory for supporters of the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union means the...

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Episode 594: June 18, 2016

Moving is one of those things that no one really enjoys…let alone when one has to move hundreds of rare...

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Episode 593: June 12, 2016

Many factors go into the decision to give a whisky brand a shakeup, and we’ll look at the factors behind...

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Canadian Parliament’s “Official Whisky” Is a Scotch

June 11, 2016 – Imagine the outcry in France if politicians served a California sparkling wine instead of Champagne at...

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Unexpected Find Leads to Oldest George Dickel Tennessee Whiskey

June 11, 2016 – Allisa Henley has been the distiller at Diageo’s George Dickel Distillery in Tullahoma, Tennessee for about...

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Glen Grant’s Dennis Malcolm Hono(u)red on Queen’s Birthday List

June 10, 2016 – Longtime Glen Grant distillery manager Dennis Malcolm has been working in the Scotch Whisky industry almost...

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Episode 592: June 4, 2016

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Penderyn is the only whisky distillery in Wales, but may soon spin off a second distillery under its name in...

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Penderyn Considering Second Distillery in Wales

May 31, 2016 – Wales’ only whisky distillery may be about to expand its presence outside of the town of...

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